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    Jeff Laffey  •  Paul Bucci  •  Brian Kent

  • What Our Clients Say


    “I have the utmost respect for Brian, Jeff, and Paul. They left a positive mark on my life.”


    “I would highly recommend your office to others. Everyone in the office is a true professional."

  • Results Matter in Your Injury Case


    $9 million - Pennsylvania Auto Accident

    $3 million - Philadelphia Surgical Malpractice

    $2.75 million - Slip & Fall Accident

 

Recent Accident & Injury Law Articles

The following articles are brought to you by the injury and accident lawyers at Laffey, Bucci & Kent. With offices in 4 states, the firm is uniquely positioned to represent clients throughout the greater Northeast area, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Delaware.


Workplace Accidents/Construction Accidents

Our work injury lawyers have recovered millions for workers injured in workplace fall accidents, equipment accidents, construction site accidents, etc. One of the most important factors in the success of a case is legal expertise in developing evidence to prove negligence against non-employer parties.


Workers’ Compensation Accidents

Injured workers can make both workers’ compensation claims and injury claims. Make sure you speak to a lawyer to learn whether you have a viable case. Don’t rely solely on workers’ compensation to keep your family afloat after a serious work accident.

  • Can I sue workers’ compensation for pain and suffering? (June 14th, 2017) Can you sue workers compensation for pain and suffering? Workers’ compensation won’t pay for pain and suffering, but will pay for medical bills and disability from work. In some cases, lump sum payments may be made via workers’ comp for major injuries like the loss of a limb or eye.
  • Can I sue workers’ comp for pain and suffering in Pennsylvania? (June 20th, 2016) Can I sue workers’ comp for pain and suffering? Our PA work injury lawyers discuss injured workers’ rights to pain and suffering compensation.
  • PA Workers’ Compensation Law Update (Nov. 2015) (November 17th, 2015) In a recent case, the Pennsylvania Superior Court declined to apply the exclusivity provision of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act. In this case, the workers’ compensation insurance company was sued for aggravating a non-work related injury–the plaintiff’s mental anguish due to sexual molestation suffered as a child.
  • Pennsylvania Work Accidents & Claims for Lost Pay/Wages (Part 2) (November 11th, 2014) Workers who are seriously injured and unable to return to work often want to know whether they can receive benefits for lost wages or disability pay. While some employees have employer-paid disability insurance, many do not. Therefore, many seriously injured workers in PA are put in tough financial positions. Part 1 of this article discussed how ...
  • Pennsylvania Work Accidents & Claims for Lost Pay/Wages (Part 1) (November 11th, 2014) Every day, workers across Pennsylvania are injured in work related accidents. The three most common types of work injury accidents are: fall accidents (slip, trip and falls or falls from heights), machinery/product accidents (forklift accident), and auto accidents. Most workers and employees who are injured in work related accidents do not suffer any serious or major injuries. For example, ...

Crime Victim Injuries

Crime victims deserve justice. Filing a criminal case is just one avenue to justice. Crime victims have legal rights to also file civil lawsuits to obtain financial recovery for their injuries and damages.

  • Daycare Lawsuits in Pennsylvania – Child Injuries at Daycare (June 22nd, 2017) Learn about daycare assaults for child injuries or assaults in Pennsylvania. If the daycare knew or should have foreseen the incident, it can be held liable. Or the daycare could be liable if the daycare failed to implement or enforce a policy or procedure that resulted in the incident.
  • Pennsylvania Doctor, Sohael Raschid, Sentenced for Sex Assault (June 2017) (June 12th, 2017) Pennsylvania doctor Sohael Raschid was sentenced to prison for sex assault of multiple women, including former patients. Get the latest info on the sentence and another criminal case that is still pending.
  • Pennsylvania Fraternity Hazing News Update 2017 (May 17th, 2017) After 2 recent hazing deaths involving fraternity pledging activities in Pennsylvania, dozens of students and two fraternities face criminal charges. Get the latest on the 2017 Penn State fraternity case and the recent guilty plea of NY frat members in the 2013 death of a pledge in the Poconos.
  • Philadelphia District Attorney Election – Candidates Forum, Voices for Victims (May 12th, 2017) Read & Watch the Philly DA Candidates’ Responses on Victim Advocacy There are seven Democratic candidates and one Republican in the race for District Attorney of Philadelphia. Get more info about each candidate here. On May 16, Philadelphia residents will vote in the Primary Election for the Democratic nominee. Find your polling place in Philadelphia. Victim advocacy is ...
  • Sex Abuse by a Doctor or Therapist (May 12th, 2017) Reports of sex abuse or assault by a doctor or mental health therapist have risen over the last few years. Here, our crime victims lawyers look at sexual abuse of patients.

Premises Liability (Fall Down Accidents)

Fall down accidents (slip, trip and fall accidents) are complex injury cases. You must determine who the correct parties (defendants) are and develop sufficient evidence of negligence.


    Defective Product Injuries

    Defective product injuries are increasing every year. Can you recover for your injuries?


      Car/Truck Accidents

      Auto accidents like car, truck and pedestrian accidents are very common in big cities like Philadelphia. Many injured individuals don’t know their legal rights or how insurance works.


      Medical Malpractice

      Medical negligence happens every day in doctor’s offices and hospitals across the country. Oftentimes, patients and their families need answers.


      About Our Philadelphia Accident & Injury Lawyers

      Founded in 2009, Laffey, Bucci & Kent focuses on personal injury and accident cases in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey area. Our lawyers are skilled trial lawyers who have handled multiple, high profile cases, including one crime victim case involving charges of child molestation against a sitting state court judge in Delaware.

      Firm partners, Jeff Laffey, Paul Bucci and Brian Kent, take great pride in representing individuals injured in accidents. For a free consultation, please call 800.220.7600.

      *Disclaimer: The lawyers at Laffey, Bucci & Kent provide legal advice to individuals after accepting their case. No attorney-client relationship is created by this website. Nothing on this site is intended to provide legal advice. Because every case is unique, discussion of prior outcomes and settlements in past cases is no guarantee of a similar outcome in current or future cases.