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Top 5 Reasons Your Workers’ Compensation Claim Is Denied

Posted on December 6, 2018 to
You suffered an on-the-job injury or developed an illness at work. It is common to expect compensation through workers’ comp insurance because you have a work-related ailment. However, after going through the work to submit a claim, your application...
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Top 5 Common Reasons for a Malpractice Lawsuit

Posted on November 24, 2018 to
Medical technology today is advanced, and it is explicitly designed to reduce the number of errors in the industry. Unfortunately, medical errors are still prevalent, despite technological advancements. Furthermore, medical errors are one of the leading causes of death...
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Who Is Responsible for Injuries Sustained in the Hospital?

Posted on November 13, 2018 to
When you go to the hospital, you expect to leave feeling better. Whether you are there from an injury, illness, or recovering after surgery, you trust that the physicians, nurses, assistants, and administrators all have your best interests at...
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Can Employees Be Liable for Construction Site Accidents?

Posted on November 6, 2018 to
The construction site is one where everyone must work together to avoid accidents. After all, construction accidents can be devastating, if not fatal, when someone does not perform their duty correctly. Job-related fatalities are too common. The Occupational Safety...
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When Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation?

Posted on October 24, 2018 to
One of the biggest concerns after suffering a workplace injury is when compensation starts. You have bills and financial obligations, and while you are out of work recovering, you have no way to pay for them. The good news...
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The 10 Most Expensive Motor Vehicle Accidents in History

Posted on October 18, 2018 to
Car accidents are expensive for everyone involved. Not only is there the issue of property damage, but there are medical costs, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages that might not be seen right away and add up...
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Who Is Responsible in a Multi-Vehicle Car Accident?

Posted on October 13, 2018 to
Multiple vehicle crashes, sometimes referred to as chain-reaction accidents, occur when two cars strike one another, then a third trailing vehicle strikes one of the first two and more follow. In the end, you have a series of rear-end...
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Can You Recover Compensation for Hearing Loss?

Posted on October 6, 2018 to
Hearing loss is devastating. Whether it is complete or partial, it alters your life permanently. It might affect your job, your interactions with loved ones, and it could negatively impact your quality of life in general. When hearing loss...
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Distracted Employee Driving: Is the Employer or Employee Responsible?

Posted on September 24, 2018 to
It happens every day on the road. A delivery person checks their social media updates while driving around, a manager takes a call on his way to work, and a sales associate texts friends while waiting in traffic on...
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When Are Doctors Responsible for Opioid Overdoses?

Posted on September 13, 2018 to
The Opioid Epidemic has called into question the practice of a physician prescribing pain meds for unnecessary situations or failing to follow up with patients while taking these highly addictive and dangerous substances. One question that has recently come...
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