Pedestrians share the streets with cars and trucks. Granted, most pedestrians stick to sidewalks, except when they have to cross streets. There are times when pedestrians will be struck by motorists and other moving objects, and then it becomes a question of, "Can you or can you not sue?" Really, that depends on the pedestrian accident itself. The following shows some examples of pedestrian accidents, and when your pedestrian accident attorney will encourage you to sue. [Read More]
Are You Suffering from Work-Related COPD?
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) can make it hard to breathe, and your work might be to blame. Work-related COPD is caused by exposure to chemicals in the workplace and takes some time to develop. Your employer covers you for workplace injuries and occupational illnesses like COPD, so read on to learn more about the disease and getting workers compensation insurance coverage. What is COPD? Most people have heard of COPD, but are not aware that it is not a single disease. [Read More]
Already Received The Dreaded Disability Denial Letter? What You Should Do Now
Filing for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is sometimes the only way for people to have enough money to support themselves. When you are seriously impaired and can no longer work, the stress of not knowing how you're going to make ends meet can be astronomical. Submitting your filing and waiting for a response is tough enough, but if you find out that your case has been denied the emotional pain can be devastating. [Read More]
What Happens If You Get Into An Accident And The Government Is Liable?
What do you do if you've gotten into an accident and the responsible parties are a government agency? It happens more often than you think. Police shooting at a suspect could damage your car. An ambulance could run into your vehicle. If the government has caused your damage, you're going to need an accident attorney. Showing That the Government Is Liable From the beginning, you need to keep complete documentation regarding your accident. [Read More]