Workers Compensation 101

What You Should Know About Car Accidents Involving Hands-Free Devices

There are currently 14 states that have laws in effect that prohibit the use of cellphones and other types of electronic devices while driving. These laws are in place to protect other drivers and to prevent accidents; however, accidents can still occur when people are using hands-free devices while driving. If you are in an […]

Damages That You May Sue For After Injuries Sustained In A Car Accident

A serious car accident can turn a normal day into the beginning of a long hassle that involves dealing with insurance companies and trying to get your vehicle repaired. If you sustain injuries in a car accident that is not your fault, things can become even more complicated as you go through the recovery process. […]

Common Questions About Auto Accidents Involving Personal Injury Protection Policies

Being involved in a car accident can carry any number of repercussions for you. In addition to the possibility of permanent injuries, you can also be forced to pay staggering medical bills. Luckily, there is a type of insurance that is designed to protect you against exactly these repercussions. However, if you have never heard […]

Why You Should Consider Plea Bargaining

Why do people accept plea bargain offers if it eliminates the chance of getting lighters sentences from the judge or jury? Well, there are several advantages of plea bargaining, for example, you:  Know Exactly What You Are Getting If your case goes before a judge or jury, then it becomes very difficult to predict what […]

How Can I Get SSI For My Child?

SSI stands for Social Security Income. SSI a benefits program for qualifying disabled children and elderly people. The SSI program is run by the Social Security Administration (SSA). Many parents of children who qualify for SSI aren’t even aware that SSI exists, or that it is a benefit available to their child. If your child […]

Plan For Financial Security After Personal Injury

Whether you’ve been injured in a car accident, a slip and fall or a fight, the costs of your injuries can go far beyond medical bills. Lost wages, lower earning potential and less enjoyment in life all have a major impact on your financial future. Before accepting a personal injury settlement, consider a few factors […]

Workers’ Compensation Deposition: What To Expect And Guidelines To Follow

One part of the workers’ compensation claims process that you might face is being called for a deposition. During the deposition, your employer’s insurance company will ask questions about your injuries and the accident which led to them. It is important that you are prepared for it. Here are some tips for getting through the […]

Doing The Math When Deciding To Hire A Personal Injury Attorney

You were injured in an accident or another incident because of someone else’s carelessness or negligence. Now an insurance company has offered you a settlement, but you want to negotiate for a higher amount. Does it make sense to attempt this on your own or should you hire a lawyer for legal representation? Doing the […]

3 Ways Your Credit Affects Your Life

Filing for bankruptcy can be one of the most difficult decisions you have to make in your life. While it can help to wipe out all of your old debt, it can also leave you with a credit record that is less than superior. It causes many people to be leery about getting credit again […]

Divorce Considerations When Your Spouse Lives Out Of State

Most couples file for divorce while living in the same city or region, but this is not the case for everyone. If you plan to file for divorce and your spouse lives out of state, the matter becomes more complex than the typical divorce. Here is a look at some of the most critical factors […]