Entries by Whibbs Stone Barnett, PA

Preventing On-the-Job Injuries Among Aging Workers

An estimated 25% of the US workforce is expected to be older than 55 years of age by 2026 according to the statistics published by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). An increasing number of aging workers are now choosing to work beyond the traditional retirement age for a number of reasons, including social […]

Coping With the Emotional Impact of a Personal Injury

Trying to cope with the physical disability, pain and suffering, loss of income, and other physical and emotional consequences in the aftermath of a personal injury can be challenging. Whether you were injured in an auto accident, a slip and fall, or because of a dog bite, you and your family may be looking at […]

Should I See the Doctor Right After an Auto Accident?

The worst mistake victims of car accidents can make is to not see a doctor. Many people wave away medical responders because they assume their injuries are not significant enough to warrant medical attention. Many victims don’t have health insurance, can’t afford the treatment and hence, don’t go to the emergency room. Regardless of the […]

Common Causes of Roundabout Accidents

A roundabout, as the name suggests, is a circular intersection around which the traffic flows. But unlike a regular intersection, the roundabout does not have a stop sign. The purpose of a roundabout is to ease traffic congestion by enabling vehicles to flow freely and smoothly through a singular point. Roundabouts over the years have […]