Car accidents caused by Medical Conditions – Is the affected driver at fault?
That is a great question. In contrast, car accidents caused by medical conditions in the United States can be complex legal cases involving various factors. Generally, drivers are responsible for operating their vehicles safely and following traffic laws. However, suppose a driver suffers a medical condition that causes an accident. In that case, they may […]
Who or what can be held responsible in personal injury cases?
In personal injury cases, responsibility, or liability, can be held by various individuals or entities. When you first meet with your lawyer, they will determine to whom you are held responsible and go after to get the compensation you deserve. Here is a list of possible responses for your injury: Individuals: This can include drivers, […]
Common Work-Related Injuries in the Agricultural Industry
Agriculture ranks among the most hazardous industries. Do you know which are the most common work-related injuries in the agricultural sector? Agriculture is a crucial industry in our country. Sadly, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, farm workers are among the most susceptible to work-related severe injuries. Some statistics say that more than […]
Why would a driver offer a verbal settlement after causing an accident?
After a car accident, the people involved tend to get very nervous, and everyone acts differently. Some people try to settle the case because they believe they are at fault or afraid of insurance companies. You should know that you are not required to settle a claim immediately. We always recommend contacting us directly after […]
Compensation for Mental Illness and Occupational Disease?
Let’s first define what workers’ compensation is. The employer must pay workers’ compensation benefits if an employee has a work-related injury or illness. Some examples of injuries at work are breaking a bone in a fall, getting burned by a chemical splashed on your skin, or for a delivery person being injured in a car […]
We are in National Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Did you know that every year, almost 217,000 children are treated for toy-related injuries? During the holidays, we invite you to prevent some injuries following the tips we’ll share with you on this blog. Remember, getting injuries and having accidents can happen without warning. Significantly kids can suffer injuries because of faulty toys or due […]
Thanksgiving Safety Checklist
Here are some great ideas to avoid disasters during thanksgiving. This fantastic holiday is fascinating to every family member because it is full of fun activities like parades, parties, dinners, delicious desserts, and much more. To enjoy it at the full, we invite you to take these few tips to avoid getting hurt: – […]
Top 5 Mistakes People Make After a Dog Bite
Every day, more than 9,500 people in the US require hospitalization due to a dog bite, and 1,000 of those victims require emergency intensive care. The average cost of their hospital treatment is more than $18,000, which has increased by more than 103% in the last ten years. A vicious dog attack is a highly […]
Blindness Awareness Month – Statistics and Work Conditions
October is Blindness Awareness Month! Blindness is a type of disability that means that a person has a central acuity of 20/200 or less in the better eye. But how does California protect the rights of people with any eye disease? When it comes to working benefits and Social Security Disability, there are certain factors […]
Celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month
First, we want to start expressing our enthusiasm for this great holiday. Every person has the right to work in a safe and respectful workplace. In 1945 congress passed this initiative to create awareness about the daily challenges that people with disabilities face. This commemoration was made to educate the general public on how employers […]