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Nursing Home Injuries and Abuse

May 19, 2016

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The Epidemic of Nursing Home Abuse The current abuse found in nursing homes is at an unprecedented and intolerable level.  According to nursinghomeabuseguide.org, “…more than two million cases of elderly abuse are reported every year, and almost one out of every ten elderly individuals will experience some form of elderly abuse.”  This, however, does not […]

Route 222 Accident Ends with 5 Dead.

March 5, 2016

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Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 turned into a day of sorrow for the Lehigh Valley as a horrifying accident occurred between two vehicles resulting in 5 dead and many more in grief. The accident happened just before 4 pm on “the Route 222 bypass, about a quarter-mile south of Grim Road and three miles north of […]

Hoverboard Injuries

February 23, 2016

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Hoverboard Fire Comes to Allentown Forget about walking: the newest and most fashionable mode of transportation, an electric skateboard-like device, is soaring to popularity.  However, this newest fad may prove more harmful than playful. Hoverboard fails have unfortunately become more than just an exception.  As of February 21st, 2016, “The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission…noted […]

OSHA Wants Employee Work Accident Reports Made Public

November 7, 2013

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Sam Hananel, Associated Press, http://sg.finance.yahoo.com/news/ap-source-osha-wants-safety-040900507–finance.html, reports that the Labor Department wants companies to begin filing all employee workplace accidents that cause injury and illness to be reported electronically so that the public has access to this information.According to Hananel, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will announce the plan in November, 2013 as part of a proposed […]

Knafo Law Offices voted Morning Call Reader’s Choice Award “Best Attorney” 2013.

September 30, 2013

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  Lehigh Valley Morning Call readers have voted Knafo Law Offices as “Best Attorney” in the Lehigh Valley for 2013.  The Knafo firm has won the award four consecutive years. Winners of the “Reader’s Choice” awards were determined by online votes taken during a two week period in August, 2013. In addition, paper ballots were […]

Attorney Jerry Knafo voted “Best Attorney” in the Lehigh Valley in the 2013 Lehigh Valley Magazine

July 20, 2013

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Lehigh Valley Magazine’s readers have voted Attorney Jerry Knafo as “Best Attorney” in the Lehigh Valley for 2013.  This is the second consecutive year that Knafo has been recognized with a “Best of the Valley” award. Lehigh Valley Magazine is a bi-monthly, regional publication.  Winners of the “Best of the Valley” edition of the magazine, were […]

Pennsylvania Patients Need To Make Sure They Are Getting The Correct Prescription Drugs

April 26, 2013

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The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority confirmed that 813 patients received the wrong medication during a six (6) month period in 2011. The report, co-written by Matthew Grissinger, analyzed errors from 270 Pennsylvania hospital, medical centers and birthing centers.  The errors often involved nurses obtaining the wrong medication from medication storage areas.  One of the most […]