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  • Personal Injury

    The latest posts for Personal Injury are listed below.
    • CA Wrongful Death Law: What You Need to Know

      When someone’s actions cause the death of another person, whether it’s an act of negligence or malice, surviving family members may file a wrongful death claim to recover compensation for their loss. In California, a wrongful death claim must be filed within two years of the date of the decedent's death. In a wrongful death case, the plaintiff must prove the existence of the following elements: A ...
    • Major Causes of Distracted Driving

      According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, nearly one-third of all car accident deaths are caused by driver distractions. In 2015, 3,477 people and 391,000 were injured in distracted driving accidents. In general, distracted driving is considered performing another task that takes your attention away from operating your vehicle. It takes your eyes off the road, hands off the steering ...
    • What Should I Ask My Doctor After a Car Accident?

      Whether you suffered a minor or a serious injury in a car accident , your first priority is to always seek immediate medical attention and treatment as soon as possible. Not only does this protect your health, but seeing a doctor right away can also play an important role in strengthening your personal injury case. It is imperative to ask your doctor several questions about your injuries which ...

    Workers' Compensation

    The latest posts for Workers' Compensation are listed below.
    • Do I Have Any Options if My Workers' Comp Claim Was Denied?

      If you have been injured while on the job, you are covered by an employer’s workers’ compensation insurance. However, workers’ comp claims may be denied for various reasons. If your worker’s compensation claim is denied, you will receive a letter which states the reasons your claim was denied. Common reasons for denial of workers’ comp benefits include, but are not limited to, the following: Claim ...
    • What's the Difference SSDI & SSI

      The Social Security Administration (SSA) offers two types of disability benefits: Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Although both programs supplement the income of those who are not able to work because of a medical disability, SSDI and SSI serve two distinct demographics. The main difference between the two is eligibility. SSDI is only available ...
    • Top Causes of Workplace Injuries

      Serious and fatal injuries in the workplace are far too common. Each year, thousands are killed on the job, while millions more suffer severe injuries in the United States. The following are the most common causes of workers’ compensation injuries: Overexertion – Considered the leading cause of injury, overexertion typically relates to lifting, pushing, pulling, carrying, throwing, or holding. ...
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