4 Times You Should Talk To A Workers Compensation Attorney
24 June 2015
If you have been injured on the job, you may count yourself fortunate that your employer offers workers compensation to cover your medical treatment and rehabilitation -- but there are certain scenarios where you may need the services of an attorney to make sure your needs are being met. Here are four times you should give consider bringing legal representation on board.
1. You're Not Getting the Physical Therapy You Need
Understand Injury Claims For Industrial Deafness
30 April 2015
If you work with heavy machinery or in an environment polluted with loud noise, your ears may suffer as a result of continued exposure. If this is left to continue, you may suffer from what is known as industrial deafness. Depending on your circumstances, you may be entitled to make a claim against your employer for any injuries suffered.
What are the Symptoms of Industrial Deafness?
High levels of noise in the workplace can cause a number of symptoms if you are exposed to it for significant lengths of time.
Applying For Social Security Disability? Tips For Paying The Bills While You Wait
20 April 2015
The application process for Social Security Disability benefits can be overwhelming. You'll have to fill out a lot of paperwork, and the processing times can be difficult to predict. In addition, there's a five-month waiting period before you'll start to receive payments. You may be wondering about what you should do in the meantime. Along with working with a Social Security Disability attorney, there are a few other things that you can do to help manage your wait time and your budget along the way.
3 Social Media Blunders To Avoid After An Auto Accident
14 April 2015
Have you been in a car accident recently? Are you planning to pursue compensation for your damages and injuries in court? If so, then you need to take a minute to think about the way that you use social media. A few mistakes on your blog or your favorite social media page could end up causing you to lose in court. And your car accident lawyer may not be able to tell you to fix your mistakes without risking their own livelihood – one lawyer ended up with a five year suspension and a fine for doing just that.