If you’re receiving or considering applying for disability benefits like SSDI or SSI, it’s a safe bet that you are thinking about your future in the workforce. It must have occurred to you what would happen if you tried finding
For civilians suffering from PTSD as a result of their overseas work for the US government, pursuing Defense Base Act PTSD settlements is the best way to get compensated. Yet, many civilians who worked in war zones aren’t filing their
Did you know that a civilian contractor working abroad for the US Military or the US State Department can be compensated if they get injured at work by claiming Defense Base Act settlements?
Injuries sustained in a fall are a leading cause of emergency room visits. While falls from a height can be deadly, falls resulting from tripping or slipping often cause devastating harm. A slip-and-fall can lead to traumatic brain injuries
Hearing loss is often a natural phenomenon as people age. About a third of seniors over the age of 65 and half of seniors over 75 have some degree or hearing loss. Age-related hearing loss usually
Work injuries can happen at any time and in any job. Construction workers and people who work around heavy machinery have the greatest risk of being injured on the job, but even an office worker
Injuries change lives. They impose financial burdens associated with medical expenses and loss of income. They cause disabilities that alter lifestyles. They cause pain and may lead to emotional distress.
Work injury victims who ask for workers’ compensation have a right to a hearing. A workers’ compensation hearing is similar to a trial, but the claim is decided by an administrative law judge rather than a jury. Like other legal
Liens are common in personal injury cases. They are only granted with a client’s consent. Lawyers will advise clients to grant or not to grant a lien, depending on the circumstances. A lien is an agreement to allow a debt
Personal injury claims seek compensation for injuries to the person that result from another person’s negligent conduct. Personal injuries are usually physical injuries, although they include the emotional consequences