Tort Reform

Group Puts Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Near Bottom of Business-Friendly Locales

A business advocacy group says Pennsylvania and Philadelphia in particular have a legal system that’s unfair to businesses.


(It is the season for trauma according to one local ER doctor.)

Survey Says: Docs Fear Being Sued, Order More Tests

The American College of Emergency Physicians conducted a survey and found a doctor’s fear of being sued is the main reason why they order the number of tests they do. A local doctor from Thomas Jefferson University Hospital chimes in.