Obtaining Compensation For Personal Injuries

How To Protect Your Best Interest As A Car Accident Victim

A lot of things can change for you when you become a car accident victim. However, this does not mean that things cannot turn around and get better. You will need to make sure that you are doing all that you can to make that happen though. To help you do just that, you will want to spend a little time reviewing the following tips. Get In Touch With A Lawyer Read More 

Can You Get Workers’ Comp If You Telecommute And Are Injured At Home?

Telecommuting is becoming more and more common in the United States as technology makes it easier for employees to work from wherever they are and as cultural attitudes about remote working have shifted. In 1995, only 9% of U.S. employees ever telecommuted. In 2015, that figure rose to 37%. But what happens when you're injured on the job but in your home? Are you still covered under workers' compensation rules? Read More 

Looking Beyond The School District: Other Parties Who May Bear The Blame For Your Child’s Injuries At School Fights

Schools are always the targets of blames and accusations when students get injured in fights. This is normal because the school is tasked with keeping its students safe. However, your child's school isn't the only party responsible for keeping him or her safe. Other parties also have a part to play, and they may be liable for injuries your child sustains at the hand of a bully. Here are two examples other people who may be liable for your kid's injuries: Read More 

Fighting for Safety: New OSHA Rules Demand Transparency in the Battle Against Workplace Accidents and Injuries

When you know about a dangerous or deadly situation where you work, you may fear getting fired for reporting it more than you fear the workplace hazard. Under new OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Act) rules, your employer will be subject to new requirements when submitting reports of accidents and injury. What happens under the new rules As of January 1st, 2017, certain employers must submit their normal data plus electronic data which will be posted publicly. Read More 

3 Things To Know About Contingency Fees For A Personal Injury Case

After major injuries occur from a recent car accident, you may wonder whether to sue the other party involved in the accident. If you are not sure if you have this option, you should visit a personal injury lawyer. While you are there, you can discuss the case with him or her, and the lawyer will then decide whether or not to accept it. This decision is largely based on the chances of winning the case because these attorneys are usually paid contingency fees. Read More