Does your mind ever wander as you drive down the road? Do you ever take your eyes off the flow of traffic to answer your phone, see what's going on in the back seat or look at a passenger?
The majority of dogs you encounter are probably friendly, well-trained and safe. However, it only takes one poorly trained or inadequately restrained animal to put you and your family at risk for serious injury. Dogs of all sizes, ages and breeds can attack and bite humans with little provocation, leaving behind both physical and emotional injuries that require treatment and care.
Have you created a will or trust? Are you under the impression that this is all you need in order to have a comprehensive estate plan?
When you choose a nursing home for your loved one, you want to make sure it's as good as it can be. You go there several times in advance to take tours and to check on the condition of the building.
Creating a will and an estate plan is an excellent way to protect your property and make your wishes regarding your estate known. Unlike a nice crockpot dinner, however, an estate plan is not is not something one can simply set and forget.
A slip-and-fall accident can have extreme consequences, with injuries ranging from a concussion to broken bones (among many others).
Located approximately 90 miles west of Bensalem in the Pennsylvania heartland is Lebanon, home to Penn State Health's Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. As reported in the Lebanon Daily News, last year the medical facility received five citations from state health officials related to the medical treatment (or lack thereof) that three separate patients received at the medical center. Two of those patients died as a result.
As your parents age, you may feel the responsibility to help them with the estate planning process. While this can be a challenge for all parties involved, if it's something you need to do you should take immediate action.