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Common Causes of Workplace Eye Injuries

January 31, 2022

Eye injuries are a significant problem in the workplace. About 2,000 U.S. workers sustain job-related eye injuries every day. Usually covered under workers’ compensation, these injuries are caused by everything from flying objects to chemicals, according to the American Academy of Opthalmology.…

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Are Part-Time Employees Entitled to Workers’ Compensation?

January 27, 2022

Many injured workers miss out on crucial benefits just because they think they aren’t eligible. It’s important to realize that all regular employees are covered under workers’ compensation. That typically includes full-time employees, part-time employees, and even seasonal workers.

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How Do You Prove Wrongful Death?

November 17, 2021

A wrongful death lawsuit allows surviving family members to pursue justice and compensation after losing their loved one due to the actions of another person. Since a sudden death often burdens those who are left behind with enormous expenses and losses, a successful outcome in a lawsuit is the…

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Category: Wrongful Death

Latest Product Recalls in 2021

October 27, 2021

It seems reasonable to assume that the products you buy from the store are safe. Unfortunately, that is not always the case, as some defective and dangerous products make it to the shelves. Often, these issues only become evident after innocent customers get seriously injured or sick. In those…

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Category: Personal Injury

Workers’ Compensation Claim Settled for 2.5 Million Dollars

September 30, 2021

Our attorneys are committed to fighting for the rights of individuals who get hurt at work. We know that on-the-job injuries can result in hefty medical fees and rehabilitation needs, as well as other expenses that can follow a person for the rest of their life and destroy their financial future…

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Car Accident Claim Mistakes That Can Cost You Money

August 13, 2021

You may be entitled to compensation if you were injured in a car accident caused by a negligent driver. However, your actions can limit the amount you recover or prevent you from receiving any money at all. Here are the top mistakes you should avoid in your car accident claim:

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Category: Car Accident

The Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in America

July 21, 2021

No one should have to sacrifice their safety for a paycheck. Yet many employees are forced to do so by virtue of their field. According to the National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, these are the ten most dangerous occupations in America:

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The 4 D’s of Medical Malpractice

June 28, 2021

Were you harmed by substandard medical care? If so, you may be entitled to justice and compensation through a medical malpractice claim. 

Filing this type of lawsuit involves proving a specific set of legal elements. These elements are known as the four d’s of medical malpractice. Below…

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Category: Personal Injury

5 Tips to Maximize Your Traumatic Brain Injury Compensation

May 25, 2021

Not only does a traumatic brain injury upend the lives of the victim and their family, but it also has an enormous financial toll. A person living with a TBI may be unable to return to work and require long-term care and rehabilitation. If you or a loved one is facing this difficult reality,…

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Category: Personal Injury

What to Do After a Motorcycle Accident

April 26, 2021

If you ride a motorcycle, it’s important to know how to deal with a crash. After all, the moments following a motorcycle accident are crucial. What you do can impact your safety as well as your legal  rights.

Here are some of the steps you should take to protect yourself if you ever get…

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Category: Car Accident