When we talk about injuries in the workplace, people often think of accidents that happen in places like construction sites, oil rigs, and factories, but accidents can happen in any imaginable type of working environment if employers aren’t careful. This is also true for people who work in less conventional environments, such as on film
Accidents like slip and falls, dog bites, and car accidents can easily happen to anyone. Being injured in an accident is a very scary and overwhelming experience, especially when you have the added frustration of feeling like your accident could have been prevented. Although there are many situations in life we plan ahead for, most
It’s been approximately one year since the water reaching Flint residents was officially declared to be unsafe to drink. Although the national media firestorm surrounding the crisis has started to calm down, that doesn’t mean the Flint Water Crisis is over. In fact, the residents of Flint are still facing a great deal of uncertainty.
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If you’ve been injured on the job, you’re facing a lot of expenses that you shouldn’t be personally responsible for paying. Medical bills, hospital stays, and rehabilitation costs all add up fast and that’s not including the income you stand to lose from being forced to take time off from work. Workers’ compensation is intended
When a person is involved in any type of serious accident, they aren’t always lucky enough to recover and survive. In the worst case scenarios, things like car accidents, dog attacks, workplace accidents, and slip and fall accidents can all be fatal. Because of this fact, wrongful death lawsuits are very common type of personal
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Applying for social security disability benefits (SSDI) can be a very overwhelming process. The Social Security Administration (SSA) has very strict requirements to qualify for SSDI benefits, including the type of ailment you have, your work history, and whether or not they believe you may be able to do another type of work. With so
We all need to have a way to earn a living, but that doesn’t mean you should have to put yourself in harm’s way just to be able to earn your paycheck. There are many different ways a person could be injured on the job and some jobs are inherently riskier than others. But no
Any parent of a young child is bound to have stories about their kid getting into something they’re not supposed to. It’s perfectly normal for a child to want to explore their surroundings, but our homes are full of things that could be quite dangerous to a curious young child. This is why so many
Disney theme parks have a reputation for being the happiest places on Earth. For kids and adults alike, a trip to Disney World is often the sort of event that becomes a cherished memory. Unfortunately for the family of two-year-old Lane Graves, their vacation at Disney World recently turned tragic when he was fatally attacked
Nearly three years after a young girl was severely injured on an escalator in New Jersey, Macy’s and an escalator maintenance company have settled a lawsuit against them, agreeing to pay the girl and her family $15 million dollars in damages. In August 2013, ten-year-old Juliana Valdez was on a back-to-school shopping with her family
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