The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers two programs that provide benefits to disabled individuals who are unable to work. Eligibility for the two programs differs. The Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)
Workers’ compensation schemes assure that employees who are injured at work receive medical treatment for their injuries. They also pay benefits to workers who become disabled because of work injuries.
If you ask a workers’ compensation insurance company when an injured employee should hire a lawyer to assist with a workers’ compensation claim, the company will probably answer “never.” Insurance companies regard lawyers as
Injured employees who make a formal claim for workers’ compensation must go through a process. To know how to respond to a claim denial, you should first understand that process. In many cases, injured employees can obtain
Workers’ compensation is available to every Florida employee who needs medical treatment for a work injury, who misses at least seven days of work because of a work injury, or who suffers from a disability caused by a work injury.
The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers several benefit programs for Americans. Most people know about the SSA because they contribute a share of their income toward their Social Security account with every paycheck.
Personal injury claims seek compensation for bodily injuries and accompanying emotional injuries that are caused by another person or business. While injury claims can be based on the intentional conduct, such
Every state requires employers to pay workers’ compensation to employees who suffer a work-related physical injury that requires medical care or causes the employee to miss a certain amount of work.
A personal injury claim is a legal demand for compensation that is asserted against a person or business that caused an injury to the person. Personal injuries are bodily (physical) injuries. Injury victims are also entitled to recover
The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) is a federal workers compensation program. The LHWCA generally covers injuries that occur while working in employment that involves the loading or unloading of