Are you suffering from a medical condition that is preventing you from working? Are you thinking about applying for disability benefits? Disability benefits are meant to provide financial support and assistance for those who medically cannot work. However, the disability system is notoriously difficult to navigate. Many benefit applications are denied, even for people who have legitimate claims. There is an appeals process, but that can also be difficult and time-consuming.
10 May 2023
Car accidents can be traumatic and devastating, especially if they result in injuries or fatalities. If you've been involved in a car accident and the at-fault driver died in the accident, you may be wondering if you can still sue for damages. The answer is that it depends on a variety of factors. Here is what you need to know. The State Where the Accident Occurred One of the key factors that will determine whether you can sue for damages is the state in which the accident occurred.
23 March 2023
Pedestrian accidents are devastating for the victim and their loved ones. Pedestrians are particularly vulnerable to accidents involving cars and other vehicles, and the injuries sustained in such accidents can be severe and life-changing. While many potential causes of pedestrian accidents exist, a few are particularly common. This blog post will examine some of the most common causes of pedestrian accidents and explain how a pedestrian accidents attorney can help.
28 February 2023
Estate litigation can be extremely difficult and emotional due to the high stakes involved. Unfortunately, estate disputes between siblings can add a unique set of challenges that must be dealt with in addition to their regular complexity. Without the proper assistance of an experienced estate attorney, parties may find themselves in over their heads, making the situation worse instead of working towards resolutions. This article will examine why these particular cases differ from others and discuss how an estate litigation attorney can assist.
25 January 2023
In the heat of the moment, you may find yourself saying things that you don't actually mean. These can include aggressive language or threats. While this is always a bad idea, some threats are considered to be protected free speech and other threats might lead to criminal charges. Penalties for Criminal Threats In states that prohibit criminal threats, the type of threats that are considered criminal are those that threaten serious bodily harm or death.
3 January 2023
Not all injuries you suffer on the job are immediate or obvious. An industrial accident attorney can help you when you suffer chronic conditions you sustained on the job. Here are a few of the ways an industrial accident attorney can get you the resources you need to cope with chronic conditions related to your employment. Building a Case for Causation To establish a connection between your employer and your chronic condition(s), your industrial accident attorney must show causation.
1 December 2022
Have you been ticketed for reckless driving and you do not feel like it is justified? If so, you'll likely want to fight this ticket in court. You may want to work with a lawyer in this instance because there are some potential defenses that they can use to help clear your name and avoid any penalties or fees. Suggest A More Appropriate Charge One way that a lawyer will challenge a reckless driving charge is to prove that another traffic violation is more appropriate.
7 November 2022
Many prefer to use motorcycles as a means of transport because of their affordability and versatility in maneuvering heavy traffic. However, riding motorbikes exposes riders to the danger of suffering severe bodily harm. This may happen if they collide with vehicles or other external elements. In such cases, the motorcyclist may suffer huge financial losses on treatment and bike repairs or replacement. While riders who suffer damages in motorcycle crashes can recover compensation for their losses, this is only possible if you prove the facts discussed below.
4 October 2022
After you have been involved in a car accident, you will usually share insurance information with the other driver. However, in some cases, the driver might refuse to share insurance information or might appear to not have any insurance at all. If this is the case, you should talk to a lawyer about what you should do. Why You Need Insurance Information Insurance information is important because you will most likely file a claim with the other driver's insurance provider if they are found to be at fault.
13 September 2022
The trucking industry is governed by strict rules and regulations meant to ensure the safety of everyone on the road. Unfortunately, not all operators or companies follow these rules, which can result in devastating crashes. Failure to adhere to these guidelines can also lead to hefty fines, suspensions, and even jail time. If you've been involved in a truck collision, it's critical that you contact an experienced truck accident attorney immediately.
12 August 2022