How to Handle a Car Accident When You're Driving Out of State
15 September 2020
If you were involved in an accident while you were driving out of state, you may face additional complications with your case. It's harder to resolve things over distance, and you may have faced additional expenses. Here's what you should know.
You Have the Same General Rights As Always
The first thing to understand is that being in another state when you have an accident doesn't change your rights. You have the right to full compensation for any damage and injuries caused by another driver in a car or truck accident.
Exploring Both Workers' Compensation And SSDI
29 August 2020
For those suffering from a work-related injury, the process to get benefits can be confusing. Not only should a hurt worker qualify for their employer's workers' compensation benefits but they may also qualify for a government benefit program from the Social Security Administration (SSA). Read below to find out which program is best for you and how to get the maximum benefit you can after a work-related injury or illness.
Getting Ready For Your Workers' Comp IME
17 August 2020
When a work-related injury causes you to be out of work for some time, you may be asked to undergo a medical exam to determine the status of your injury. The independent medical exam (IME) comes after you have been recuperating at home for a while. Not all hurt workers have to undergo an IME, so read on to find out more.
Not Your Usual Exam
It's important for hurt workers to understand how an IME differs from other types of medical exams they may have had in the past.
Do You Have A Viable Wrongful Death Lawsuit?
31 July 2020
Did a family member recently pass away due to the fault of another person? If so, you could have a viable wrongful death lawsuit. Here are some questions to ask to determine if your case is worth pursuing.
Was Negligence Involved?
The first thing to ask yourself about the situation was if there was any type of negligence involved that directly led to the person's death. For example, if someone was in an auto accident, know that there are factors that make negligence more apparent than others.