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]
Three Things You Should Know About A Lawsuit Concerning An Injury From An Assault
When people think about the need for a personal injury attorney, they are usually thinking about injuries from a car accident or an injury on the property of a business, or perhaps getting hurt by a defective product. But you can also bring a civil action over injuries from an assault. Although it is true that actions by individuals such as assault and battery are crimes, they also can be a reason for a civil action. [Read More]
Workers' Compensation: What You Should Know If You Are in an Accident While Commuting
If you are driving to work and get into a car accident on the way that resulted in an injury, chances are you are not going to receive workers' compensation from your employer. This is a common issue for many people as they mistakenly believe that because they were on the way to work, their employer should pay for their injuries. Most states have a coming-and-going rule, which says that if you are commuting to or from work and are not on the payroll at the time, you will not get workers' compensation should an accident occur. [Read More]