We Have No Tolerance for Distracted Drivers–Save the Texting for Later Although many people know not to text while driving, it does not seem to have stopped them. It is a significant  public safety issue. I had a recent eye doctor appointment and, although there was a sign saying no cell phones, I sat with…

How artists came up with a solution to reverse the increase in pedestrian deaths. Eastern Pennsylvania and Monroe County have had far too many pedestrians seriously injured or killed by motor vehicles in the past few years.The question is what to do about it. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released a study reporting…

$3.1 million verdict for motorcyclist. A Philadelphia jury just awarded the estate of a motorcycle rider $3.1 million in a case involving the admissibility of a GoPro video recording. The death of the cyclist is tragic. However, the result of this case is encouraging for those of us who ride. The Facts Calvin Wilson and…

A Monroe County, Pennsylvania Court recently ruled that a property owners’ association was not legally responsible for a traffic accident caused by a missing stop sign on the association’s road. In Brown v. Emerald Lakes Association, Deanne Brown was driving on Sullivan Trail Road and was injured when a vehicle driven by Katherine Russaw crashed…

Pennsylvania Auto Accidents As a Pennsylvanian who has been involved in an accident while in a chauffeured vehicle, it leaves you in a bit of a complex situation. You may also be wondering exactly who will be picking up the tab in the event that someone is injured, whether that person is you or someone else…

Stroudsburg Drunk Driving Offenses Pennsylvanian drivers are aware of the illegality of driving after drinking, particularly if your blood alcohol level (BAC) is .08 or higher. But what if your BAC is lower than that? Is it safe for you to drive just because you couldn’t be charged with a DUI? The first thing to…

STROUDSBURG CAR ACCIDENT LAWYER As a resident in Pennsylvania who has lost a loved one in a car accident, you may be wondering how you will continue to handle financial matters on your own in the future. Those of us at Newman, Williams, Mishkin, Corveleyn, Wolfe & Fareri, P.C. will explain how it will be possible…