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.
Birth Defects Due To Medical Negligence
22 July 2020
Although pregnancy is a natural experience for a woman, many of them still seek care from a physician to ensure that everything moves along in a healthy manner. Prenatal care involves a physician closely monitoring the development of the baby, as well as the health state of the mother. One perk of prenatal care is for a physician to prevent birth defects, although sometimes the defects can develop no matter how good of a physician he or she is.
3 Ways To Increase Your Auto Accident Settlement
13 July 2020
Just because you were hurt in an auto accident doesn't mean you are going to get a fair settlement. Many insurance companies make you work for a fair settlement. You may need to file a personal injury lawsuit in order to get a just settlement. Even once you file a personal injury lawsuit, there are still specific steps you have to take in order to ensure you get a fair settlement.