Crucial Factors To Keep In Mind While Navigating Workers’ Compensation Claims

19 September 2023
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When an injury is sustained at the workplace, it is important for workers to understand that they have rights and protections under the law. One of these protections is the right to file a workers' compensation claim. However, navigating through this process can be complex, and there are several key considerations to be kept in mind. Firstly, the importance of reporting the injury cannot be overstated. The injury should be reported to a supervisor or manager as soon as possible after it occurs. Read More …

Should You Adopt An Adult In Your Life? Or Be Adopted?

2 August 2023
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When most Americans think about adoption, they envision the adoption of an infant or small child. But did you know that you can adopt a legal adult? The idea may sound unusual to some, but there are several excellent reasons to consider doing just that with someone in your life who has already passed the age of majority. Here are a few of the most common.  1. To Formalize Family Bonds Read More …

You Probably Need A Lawyer When Applying For SSDI And Here’s Why

28 June 2023
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A Social Security lawyer can be invaluable in assisting claimants with their initial application for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Here's how they can help. Understanding Eligibility Criteria: SSDI has specific eligibility criteria, including work history, medical requirements, and the severity of the disability. A Social Security lawyer can assess your situation, review your work history, and help determine if you meet the eligibility requirements. They can also explain any complex aspects of the application process and ensure that you have a clear understanding of what is required. Read More …

After The IME: What Hurt Workers Should Know

16 May 2023
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For workers hurt in a work-related accident, they may encounter an independent medical examination (IME). This special type of medical exam provides the workers' compensation insurer will important information about the hurt worker's health status. Your ability to move forward after a work accident can depend on the results of an IME so read on to learn more. Understanding the Need for an IME An IME is an evaluation of a worker's medical condition performed by a doctor or healthcare professional who is not the worker's treating physician. Read More …

Hire A Trucking Accident Attorney To Protect Yourself

10 April 2023
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If you are a trucker and you have gotten into an accident, you need to have someone who will fight for you and be on your side. You might think that your company or the company you were hauling for will stand up for you, but it's more likely that they are going to be concerned about making sure that the company is OK. What you need to do is hire an attorney who works with truckers and handles this kind of law. Read More …