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Category Archives: Auto Accidents

Technological Advances of Self-Driving Cars Will Lead to Reformation of Automobile Accident Claims

Cars have progressed significantly since the foot powered cars of the Flintstones although the flying cars of the Jetsons still seem to be a thing of the future. Regardless, the automobile industry is making strides towards the future with the advances in self-driving car technology. Pittsburgh, among other cities, has had self-driving cars on its… Read More »

Rudberg Law Offices LLC: Your LOCAL Experienced Auto Accident Attorneys

According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Allegheny County ranked highest among the ten PA counties with the most reported traffic crashes, followed by Philadelphia County. If you or a loved one are among those involved in a traffic-related accident, it is vitally important to obtain the services of an attorney and, more importantly, to… Read More »

Negligent Car Crashes and Compensation for Victims

Although Pennsylvania is a no fault insurance state, a person can still go outside the no fault system to file a claim against an at fault driver, if the plaintiff has suffered injuries or damages. This is true in cases of negligent driving. A knowledgeable auto accident attorney can make a difference in recovering adequate… Read More »

Do’s and Don’ts To Follow After An Auto Accident

If you find yourself involved in a vehicular accident, there are a few things that you should do and some that you should avoid. The auto accident attorneys at Rudberg Law would like you to know which actions to take and which to avoid after an accident. Do Contact the police. Call 911 or get… Read More »

Pennsylvania’s No-Fault Car Insurance Laws and Coverage Requirements

Pennsylvania is one of about a dozen states offering some form of no-fault car insurance. Through this arrangement, your own car insurance policy will pay out medical treatment costs and out-of-pocket losses suffered by anyone covered under the policy, up to the limits of the coverage. This occurs no matter who was at fault for… Read More »

Full Tort vs. Limited Tort Auto Insurance in Pennsylvania

When you take out an auto insurance policy in Pennsylvania, you have the option to choose either a full tort or limited tort policy. What are the differences between the two? The most basic difference is that full tort allows you to sue for pain and suffering damages if you get into an accident, while… Read More »

Why You Need Uninsured Motorist Coverage to Protect Against Auto Accidents

Under Pennsylvania law, every motor vehicle liability insurance policy issued in the commonwealth must offer the option to purchase uninsured motorist (UM) and underinsured motorist (UIM) coverage. There is no requirement to purchase this coverage, and it does add to the cost of your policy. But there are many reasons to buy UM/UIM coverage, which… Read More »

What Is the Minimum Amount of Auto Insurance Coverage Required in Pennsylvania?

If you drive in Pennsylvania, you are required to have auto insurance coverage in the event of an accident. If you fail to carry insurance, you face a fine of up to $300 and a three-month suspension of your driver’s license and registration. The commonwealth sets mandatory minimums in three categories: Bodily Injury Liability Coverage… Read More »

When Can No-Fault Policyholders Sue for a Car Accident in Pennsylvania?

Pennsylvania auto insurance law is part fault-based and part no-fault. Minor accidents are resolved on a no-fault basis, but consumers have different options to sue, depending on whether they have a limited tort or full tort policy. Here’s how a typical injury accident works: The injured party files a claim with his or her own… Read More »

Motor Vehicle Accidents in Pennsylvania

There are tens of thousands of motor vehicle accidents each year in Pennsylvania. Many of these accidents result in serious injuries to the involved parties.  If you or someone you know has suffered injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident, it is important that you contact an experienced motor vehicle accident attorney for… Read More »