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John Foy & Associates

John Foy & Associates

Stay up-to-date with Georgia law, news and current events.

https://www.johnfoy.com/blog/
  • Jul 20

    Another Lawrenceville Highway Accident Claims Live

    Another Lawrenceville Highway Accident Claims Live
    Teenagers often become involved in accidents for many varying reasons, one being lack of experience and the other being that they tend to be thrill seekers. When thrill seeking is... Read more » The post Another Lawrenceville Highway…
  • Jul 19

    Stuntman Killed in TV Show Accident in Atlanta

    Stuntman Killed in TV Show Accident in Atlanta
    Stuntmen have the kind of job that thrill seekers love, but they are also highly trained. They are also well aware of the dangers of their chosen profession. As the... Read more » The post Stuntman Killed in TV Show Accident in Atlanta…
  • Jul 18

    Funeral Held for Man Killed in Hit and Run on GA 316

    Funeral Held for Man Killed in Hit and Run on GA 316
    In a devastating event, a man was taken from his friends and family in an auto accident  last week. The driver of the car who hit the vehicle the Gwinnett... Read more » The post Funeral Held for Man Killed in Hit and Run on GA…
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Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation…

Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Lawyers Blog

Covers Pennsylvania workers' compensation and product liability news. By Michael J. O'Connor & Associates, LLC.

http://www.pennsylvaniaworkerscompensationlawyersblog.com/
  • Jul 20

    Three Pennsylvania Companies Accused of Violations of Workers’ Compensation Act

    Three Pennsylvania Companies Accused of Violations of Workers’ Compensation Act
    Employees of Advanced Oilfield Services L.L.C., Bimbo Bakeries USA Inc., and Wizzard Drain Cleaning L.L.C. have claimed that the companies failed to pay for overtime wages for workers. Employers failing to pay proper wages for hours worked is…
  • Jul 7

    OSHA Exempts Industries From Rule About Beryllium Exposure

    OSHA Exempts Industries From Rule About Beryllium Exposure
    On June 27, 2017, OSHA decided to temporarily exempt construction companies and shipyards from a recently adopted rule covering exposure to the substance beryllium. Beryllium is a naturally occurring, lightweight metal that is commonly used…
  • May 19

    National Safety Council Releases Employee Survey on Safety

    National Safety Council Releases Employee Survey on Safety
    The National Safety Council conducted an employee perception survey that found 58% of Americans working in construction (the industry that sees the most workplace fatalities each year) feel that safety takes a backseat to…
Rank this Week: 4001

Arkansas Personal Injury,…

Arkansas Personal Injury, Disability and Workers' Compensation Law Blog

By Ken Kieklak.

http://www.kieklaklawfirm.com/blog/
  • Jul 20

    11 Mental Health Disorders that Qualify for Social Security Disability

    11 Mental Health Disorders that Qualify for Social Security Disability
    Social Security Disability (SSD) helps millions of Americans who are unable to work continue to receive a living wage. There are over a hundred combined physical and mental disorders that qualify for coverage. The Social Security…
  • Jul 17

    Common Motorcycle Injuries in Arkansa

    Common Motorcycle Injuries in Arkansa
    Motorcycles can be one of the most enjoyable ways to get around. You may love the wind in your hair and the rush of the road below you, but the dangers of motorcycle crashes can cause very serious injuries. Without the protection of…
  • Jul 11

    Who Pays for Injuries in Fayetteville, Arkansas?

    Who Pays for Injuries in Fayetteville, Arkansas?
    If you were injured in an accident, you might be facing expensive medical bills, you might be out of work while you recover, and you may be facing significant physical pain and mental suffering because of the injuries. In many accidents,…
Rank this Week: 496

Employment & Labor Insider

Employment & Labor Insider

Discusses timely issues in labor and employment law and human resources from management's perspective, with subjects ranging from discrimination to employee handbooks and religious accommodations. By Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP.

http://www.employmentandlaborinsider.com/
  • Jul 20

    Please vote for us for the ABA Web 100: Reason #10

    Please vote for us for the ABA Web 100: Reason #10
    Reason No. 10: All of our posts are articulate, legitimate, and non-discriminatory! You don’t have to be a lawyer to vote. Just go to the page here and nominate Employment & Labor Insider, along with a short statement about why…
  • Jul 19

    Please vote for us for the ABA Web 100: Reason #9

    Please vote for us for the ABA Web 100: Reason #9
    Reason No. 9: Our employment law quizzes put you at the head of the class! You don’t have to be a lawyer to vote. Just go to the page here and nominate Employment & Labor Insider, along with a short statement about why you…
  • Jul 19

    EEOC sues to force gentlemen’s club to hire male bartender

    EEOC sues to force gentlemen’s club to hire male bartender
    Our tax dollars at work. In a recent lawsuit filed in federal court in Florida, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has asserted a claim of sex discrimination against a gentlemen’s club in Florida for allegedly refusing to…
Rank this Week: 2949

Cincinnati Attorney Blog

Cincinnati Attorney Blog

Covers Cincinnati personal injury and workers compensation issues. By McKenzie & Snyder LLP.

http://www.mckenzie-snyder.com/blog
  • Jul 20

    Car Accident Lawyers in Vandalia Ohio

    Car Accident Lawyers in Vandalia Ohio
    Car accidents happen all the time. We all know this, in Vandalia Ohio. After all, Vandalia is where two of the largest U.S. roadways intersect. Imagine the benefit we would garner if we could prevent any automobile accident from ever…
  • Jul 12

    Personal Injury Attorneys In Tipp City, Ohio

    Personal Injury Attorneys In Tipp City, Ohio
    Personal injuries can really take a toll. Not only can you be left in pain or out of commission from carrying out your normal day to day tasks, you can also get left holding the bill from lost work, medical costs, or money that your…
  • Apr 24

    Loveland High School Robotics Team Going to National

    Loveland High School Robotics Team Going to National
        McKenzie & Snyder are so proud to be a sponsor of Loveland High School‘s robotics team who will be competing at the FIRST World Championship in St. Louis Missouri, April 26-29. Loveland’s robotics…
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Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Jul 20

    The Reality of the Biggest Myth Regarding Your Third Party Administrator

    The Reality of the Biggest Myth Regarding Your Third Party Administrator
    MYTH: The best way to reduce workers’ compensation costs is to change insurance companies or TPAs.   REALITY: Wrong! The best way to reduce workers compensation costs is to build a better relationship with your current claims…
  • Jul 19

    Maximize Your Third Party Administrator (TPA) Relationship With A Vendor Day

    Maximize Your Third Party Administrator (TPA) Relationship With A Vendor Day
    If your company is a large organization with many locations and numerous open claims at each location, you may need to consider having several return-to-work (RTW) coordinators. Have one RTW coordinator for each region. For example, one large…
  • Jul 18

    11 Ways to Manage Employer, Provider, and Employee Fraud in Workers’ Compensation

    11 Ways to Manage Employer, Provider, and Employee Fraud in Workers’ Compensation
    Workers’ compensation fraud by workers gets the most publicity. But additional fraud is committed by staffing companies, professional employer organizations, medical and ancillary service providers, and brokers.   Sometimes…
Rank this Week: 5000

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

By Paul McAndrew Law Firm.

http://iowaworkcomplaw.com/
  • Jul 20

    Injured As A Result of 9/11? The World Trade Center Accidental Disability Deadline Is Approaching

    Injured As A Result of 9/11? The World Trade Center Accidental Disability Deadline Is Approaching
    Today’s post comes from guest author Catherine Stanton, from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. I recently traveled to Virginia with most of my immediate family to celebrate my father’s 80th birthday. While he…
  • Jul 17

    Opioids And Doctor Choice

    Opioids And Doctor Choice
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel said in 2008 that “You never let a serious crisis go to waste.” In the context of opioids and workers…
  • Jul 13

    Republicans Just Made It Easier For Employers To Hide Workplace Injurie

    Republicans Just Made It Easier For Employers To Hide Workplace Injurie
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jay Causey, from Causey Wright. Today’s post was shared by Jay Causey and comes from www.huffingtonpost.com. They used an arcane procedural maneuver to repeal a significant safety regulation…
Rank this Week: 3657

Washington Workers' Advisor

Washington Workers' Advisor

Covers workers compensation law. By The Causey Law Firm.

http://workersadvisor.com/
  • Jul 20

    NPR: Sloppy Citations of 1980 Letter Led to Opioid Epidemic

    NPR: Sloppy Citations of 1980 Letter Led to Opioid Epidemic
    Doctor Who Wrote 1980 Letter On Painkillers Regrets That It Fed The Opioid Crisis June 16, 201712:22 PM ET Heard on Morning Edition   A 1980 letter published in the New England Journal of Medicine was later widely cited as…
  • Jul 17

    Saying Goodbye and Best Wishes to Reed Johnson

    Saying Goodbye and Best Wishes to Reed Johnson
    The summer of 2017 has been a time of big changes for Reed Johnson. Reed and his wife, Rachel, were married and Reed has accepted a position with a firm in Portland, Oregon.  Reed & Rachel will be moving to their new home in Oregon…
  • Jul 13

    Boeing’s Homage to Women Engineer

    Boeing’s Homage to Women Engineer
    I found the video The Boeing Company produced to be quite compelling. Below is Boeing’s release statement and a link to the video. It’s worth watching, and sharing. – Kit For this year’s International Women in…
Rank this Week: 3750

Malman Law Injury Blog

Malman Law Injury Blog

Covers recent cases, helpful tips, and research with personal injury, workers compensation, accident injuries, nursing home neglect and abuse, medical malpractice, and wrongful death.

http://www.malmanlaw.com/malman-law-injury-blog
  • Jul 20

    15 Reasons to Investigate Assisted Living Facilities Before Using Them

    15 Reasons to Investigate Assisted Living Facilities Before Using Them
    Elderly Abuse Attorney Offers Advice on Selecting Assisted Living Facilities in Chicago Long-term care, such as an assisted living facility, provides an aging loved one with a safe place to live and access to a community-like environment. It…
  • Jul 13

    Warning Signs Your Loved One’s Nursing Home is Missing the Mark

    Warning Signs Your Loved One’s Nursing Home is Missing the Mark
    Compassionate Elder Care Attorney Helping Families in Chicago Identify Nursing Home Abuse Currently, the United States is experiencing a high volume of elderly in the population. With such great numbers, nursing homes across the country are…
  • Jul 6

    The Medical Malpractice Victim’s Survival Guide

    The Medical Malpractice Victim’s Survival Guide
    Chicago Medical Malpractice Attorney Explains the Purpose of an IME Medical malpractice is tragic and can leave a victim with significant and permanent injuries. A patient injured by their physician’s negligence has the right to seek…
Rank this Week: 2445

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We…

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)

Edited by University of Miami School of Law Professor Michael Froomkin, The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)–JOTWELL–invites law professors to join us in filling a telling gap in legal scholarship by creating a space where legal academics will go to identify, celebrate, and discuss the best new legal scholarship.

http://jotwell.com/
  • Jul 20

    Courtesy Without Copyright

    Courtesy Without Copyright
    Robert Spoo, Courtesy Paratexts: Informal Publishing Norms and the Copyright Vacuum in Nineteenth-Century America, 69 Stan. L. Rev. 637 (2017). David Fagundes It is now a familiar point that positive law accounts for only part of the systems…
  • Jul 19

    Disruptive Platform

    Disruptive Platform
    Orly Lobel, The Law of the Platform, 101 Minn. L. Rev. 87 (2016), available at SSRN. Margot Kaminski Until recently, the law of the online platform involved intermediary liability for online content and safe harbors like CDA §230 or DMCA…
  • Jul 18

    Secrets and Lies in the History of US Adjudication

    Secrets and Lies in the History of US Adjudication
    Amalia Kessler, The Invention of American Exceptionalism: The Origins of American Adversarial Legal Culture, 1800-1877 (2017). Alexandra D. Lahav Amalia Kessler’s book, The Invention of American Exceptionalism, is a rich history of…
Rank this Week: 142

Minick Law Blog

Minick Law Blog

Covers DWI, civil rights, family law, workers compensation, and criminal justice.

http://www.minicklaw.com/asheville-attorney-blog/
Rank this Week: 1849

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Covers medical malpractice, auto accident, work injury, and wrongful death cases.

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Jul 19

    Illinois post office mulls drastic step to protect mail carriers from dog attack

    Illinois post office mulls drastic step to protect mail carriers from dog attack
    Postal officials in Vermillion County, Illinois, are considering changing their mail delivery system after reports of a growing number of dog attacks on mail carriers. Georgetown residents who fail to control their pets may soon find…
  • Jul 7

    Chicago man faces multiple charges in pedestrian hit-and-run crash

    Chicago man faces multiple charges in pedestrian hit-and-run crash
    A Chicago man was charged with several felony and misdemeanor counts for a hit-and-run car accident that left an elderly pedestrian seriously injured. Jean Leonard, 38, was driving his car when he hit the 73-year-old victim who was crossing a…
  • Jun 30

    Illinois Driver With Multiple Prior Violations Kills Family Of Three

    Illinois Driver With Multiple Prior Violations Kills Family Of Three
    On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at how a driver with multiple traffic violations killed a family in a car accident.
Rank this Week: 3466

Blogging for Justice

Blogging for Justice

Covers personal injury and the firm's involvement in the Bakersfield and Kern County community. By the Chain | Cohn | Stiles law firm.

http://www.bloggingforjustice.com/
  • Jul 19

    What cities in America have the worst drivers, and where does Bakersfield rank?

    What cities in America have the worst drivers, and where does Bakersfield rank?
    Where are the worst drivers in America? The answer, unfortunately, appears to be in California, where a recent survey found five cities in the state listed in the top 10 cities with the worst drivers. Bakersfield ranked No. 10. QuoteWizard,…
  • Jul 12

    The death of Benjamin Greene and the legal issues surrounding it

    The death of Benjamin Greene and the legal issues surrounding it
    On June 20, 2017, local lawyer Benjamin Greene collapsed and died while running in a 5K run at Hart Park. Temperatures were soaring in Bakersfield during the race, hovering around 107 degrees. Immediately, civil liability and legal questions…
  • Jul 5

    Chain | Cohn | Stiles lawyer Neil Gehlawat named to 2017 Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list

    Chain | Cohn | Stiles lawyer Neil Gehlawat named to 2017 Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list
    Neil Gehlawat, attorney and partner at the Bakersfield-based law firm Chain | Cohn | Stiles, has been named to the 2017 Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list by Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine, the…
Rank this Week: 1914

Workers Comp Insider

Workers Comp Insider

Covers workers' compensation, risk management, business insurance, workplace health & safety, occupational medicine, injured workers, insurance webtools and technology. By Lynch Ryan.

http://www.workerscompinsider.com/
  • Jul 19

    High hazards, gruesome deaths; farm worker safety programs facing cut

    High hazards, gruesome deaths; farm worker safety programs facing cut
    Farm work is dangerous work. Injuries and fatalities are gruesome – amputations, death by being caught in machinery or rolled over by tractors; drownings in manure pits; suffocation in grain bins. More than 5,000 agricultural workers in…
  • Jun 23

    Health Wonk Review on AHCA and other health policy matter

    Health Wonk Review on AHCA and other health policy matter
    The secret Senate Republican gang of 12 finally came out from behind closed doors and Joe Paduda is on the case to help analyze the legislation that will have a profound impact on one-sixth of the nation’s economy. Joe’s posted a…
  • Jun 2

    Eight Steps To Controlling Workers’ Compensation Costs: Conclusion

    Eight Steps To Controlling Workers’ Compensation Costs: Conclusion
    This is part 3 in a 3-part series. Here are parts 1 and 2. Step 6 – Establish a partnership with your claim service provider It is not the job of the insurer or third party administrator (TPA) to solve your workers’ compensation…
Rank this Week: 93

Georgia Workers Compensation…

Georgia Workers Compensation Attorney Blog

Covers Georgia work accidents and workers' compensation laws. By J. Franklin Burns P.C.

http://www.georgiaworkerscompensationattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 3058

Canadian Occupational Health and…

Canadian Occupational Health and Safety Law

Covers OHS laws and developments in Canada. By FMC Law.

http://www.occupationalhealthandsafetylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3490

New Jersey Public Safety Officers…

New Jersey Public Safety Officers Law Blog

Covers employment issues related to corrections officers, firefighters, and police officers in New Jersey. By Frank M. Crivelli of Arpaia and Crivelli.

http://www.njpublicsafetyofficers.com/
Rank this Week: 1223

Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

Florida Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jo Ann Hoffman & Associates, P.A.

https://www.joannhoffman.com/blog/
  • Jul 18

    HOW TO TIMELY PURSUE YOUR DBA CLAIM

    HOW TO TIMELY PURSUE YOUR DBA CLAIM
    So if you are injured working overseas for an American Contractor, the first thing you do is report your injury and file an LS-203 form with proof you served it on your DBA employer. It is a good idea to email the adjuster as well and copy…
  • Jul 7

    Causation and Truthfulness in Your DBA Case

    Causation and Truthfulness in Your DBA Case
    The good news is winning a DBA case on causation is fairly easy.  Once you show 1% of the cause of your injury is due to being overseas you can recover 100% of your medical treatment. Section 20a gives you a presumption of…
  • Jun 6

    Obtaining a Large Settlement Under the Defense Base Act

    Obtaining a Large Settlement Under the Defense Base Act
    To obtain a large settlement under the Defense Base Act, it is easiest to start by receiving medical benefits under the Defense Base Act. First file a LS203 notifying your employer of your injury. Then once the employer turns in the notice to…
Rank this Week: 1937

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

Covers workers' compensation and personal injury in Iowa.

http://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
  • Jul 18

    Wrongful Death Claim? What You Should Do If You Suspect Someone is at Fault for Your Loved One’s Death (Video)

    Wrongful Death Claim? What You Should Do If You Suspect Someone is at Fault for Your Loved One’s Death (Video)
    If your loved one has died and you suspect that his or her death was caused by someone else’s fault, you may be wondering if you should file a wrongful death claim. Here are things to consider if y... This article Wrongful Death…
  • Jul 11

    Why is Time Running Out on Your Iowa Truck Accident Case?

    Why is Time Running Out on Your Iowa Truck Accident Case?
    Semi-truck accidents in Iowa can be devastating. In a truck accident case, you or your loved ones can suffer severe injuries or even death. If you have been a victim of a truck wreck in Iowa, you hav... This article Why is Time Running…
  • Jul 11

    Five RSH Legal Lawyers Named to 2017 Super Lawyers List

    Five RSH Legal Lawyers Named to 2017 Super Lawyers List
    Five RSH Legal lawyers have been named to 2017 Super Lawyers lists.  Congratulations to John Riccolo, Tim Semelroth, Pressley Henningsen, Emily Anderson, and Ben Long! John, Tim, and Pressley were a... This article Five RSH Legal…
Rank this Week: 732

RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 554

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment…

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment Blog

Covers employment and labor law issues. By McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC.

http://www.palaborandemploymentblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    Third Circuit Holds that A Single Word Can Lead to Liability for Hostile Work Environment

    Third Circuit Holds that A Single Word Can Lead to Liability for Hostile Work Environment
    Most employers take proactive steps to prevent and eliminate workplace harassment. Until recently, courts recognized and rewarded the proactive approach.  Businesses in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware could avoid liability for…
  • Jul 13

    Worksite Notices, Who Needs ‘Em?

    Worksite Notices, Who Needs ‘Em?
    This post was contributed by Logan Hetherington, a McNees Summer Associate. Mr. Hetherington is a rising third year law student at Penn State Dickinson Law School and is expected to earn his J.D. in May of 2018. Well, if you are an…
  • Jul 12

    Discharged Employee Not an “Employee” Under Personnel Files Act

    Discharged Employee Not an “Employee” Under Personnel Files Act
    The Pennsylvania Personnel Files Act (also known as the Inspection of Employment Records Law), grants employees in Pennsylvania, or their designated agents, the right to inspect certain portions of their personnel records. The Act requires…
Rank this Week: 1269

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Covers national and Maryland state tort and workers compensation legislation. Also focuses on boating, car, motorcycle, pedestrian and truck accidents, as well as medical malpractice and wrongful death. By Lebowitz & Mzhen.

http://www.marylandaccidentlawblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    Court Determines Good Samaritan Was “Occupying” Vehicle as She Provided Road-Side Assistance to Accident Victim

    Court Determines Good Samaritan Was “Occupying” Vehicle as She Provided Road-Side Assistance to Accident Victim
    Insurance companies can be one of the biggest roadblocks to a Maryland car accident victim receiving the compensation they deserve. Earlier this month, an appellate court in Rhode Island issued an interesting opinion in a car accident case…
  • Jul 10

    Appellate Court Determines Slip-and-Fall Plaintiff’s Case Should Have Been Presented to the Jury

    Appellate Court Determines Slip-and-Fall Plaintiff’s Case Should Have Been Presented to the Jury
    Last month, an appellate court in Rhode Island issued a written opinion in a premises liability lawsuit that was brought by a tenant of an apartment complex who slipped and fell on a patch of black ice in the complex parking lot. At the…
  • Jul 3

    Maryland Wrongful Birth Claim

    Maryland Wrongful Birth Claim
    Over the last century, the development of modern medicine has resulted in not just a decrease in the mortality rate of infants but also in the ability to determine whether an unborn child will suffer from a serious, life-altering abnormality.…
Rank this Week: 2491

Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

Covers medical malpractice, workers' compensation and injury law. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • Jul 17

    Permanent Headlight Usage Shown to Reduce Car Accident

    Permanent Headlight Usage Shown to Reduce Car Accident
    Numerous studies have shown that a practice as simple as turning on your headlights whenever you are driving may reduce your chances of being in an accident. While car manufacturers are beginning to produce more vehicles with daytime running…
  • Jul 10

    Medication Errors Drastically Under-reported by Anesthesiologist

    Medication Errors Drastically Under-reported by Anesthesiologist
    Recent reports have indicated that many anesthesiology related medical errors are going unreported because physicians fear reprisal if they indicate that an error occurred. This is cause for concern because it obviously skews medical…
  • Jul 3

    Family Alleges Chicagoland Nursing Home Failed to Resuscitate Loved One

    Family Alleges Chicagoland Nursing Home Failed to Resuscitate Loved One
    A Highland Park family is suing the nursing home responsible for caring for their mother after staff members failed to make any attempts to revive her after viewing her lifeless body. The incident seems to be the result of staff members…
Rank this Week: 1690

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Jul 17

    Teenage Driver

    Teenage Driver
    I am very passionate about trying to help teenage driver stay safe during the early years of learning how to drive a car. I’ve been a sponsor of the door he saves lives foundation for five years now and going to high schools and scaring…
  • Jul 14

    What happens if I get hit by a car in a crosswalk?

    What happens if I get hit by a car in a crosswalk?
    I have lived my entire life here in beautiful Palm Beach County.  As such, I can appreciate the beauty of taking a walk or bike ride to enjoy our beautiful weather. Sadly, as a personal injury attorney practicing here in Palm Beach…
  • Jul 11

    “Wet Floor Sign” Rules for Slip and Fall Personal Injurie

    “Wet Floor Sign” Rules for Slip and Fall Personal Injurie
    Slipping and falling doesn’t just happen on the ice at the skating rink.  It’s what happens every day in businesses around the country.  What’s crazy is the severity of injury that happens in so many slip and fall…
Rank this Week: 649

Massachusetts Workers'…

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers construction accidents and workplace fraud. By Altman & Altman, LLP.

http://www.massachusettsworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 17

    The Dangers of Chlorine Gas in the Workplace

    The Dangers of Chlorine Gas in the Workplace
    When people think of chlorine, the first thing that comes to mind is usually swimming pools. But chlorine is actually an extremely toxic – potentially deadly – substance. In fact, the gas produced by chlorine is so deadly that it…
  • Jul 5

    Most Common Massachusetts Summer Work Injurie

    Most Common Massachusetts Summer Work Injurie
    Work injuries rise during summer months for various reasons; long hours outside in the elements, dehydration, and a spike in “riskier” jobs such as road construction, to name a few. The good news is, the majority of these injuries…
  • Jun 30

    Most Frequent, and Costliest, Workplace Injurie

    Most Frequent, and Costliest, Workplace Injurie
    In 2016, Travelers Insurance released an “Injury Impact Report” identifying the leading causes of work-related injury accidents. The study reviewed more than 1.5 million workers’ comp claims from a diverse selection of…
Rank this Week: 1230

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jeff Blackwell.

http://www.alabamainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Jul 17

    Seeing A Doctor For Your Injury? Here Are Six Tips.

    Seeing A Doctor For Your Injury? Here Are Six Tips.
    Who enjoys doctor’s visits? Almost nobody. Most people view doctor’s appointments as times of stress, anxiety and confusion. Yet, these appointments are essential to your health and healing following a personal injury. You need to…
  • Jul 10

    Medical Mismanagement: When Employers Delay Medical Care For Work-Related Injurie

    Medical Mismanagement: When Employers Delay Medical Care For Work-Related Injurie
    The process was intended to be simple. The steps meant to be clear. You suffer a work-related accident and injury. You notify your boss of that injury. Your employer then communicates the accident or injury information to its insurance…
  • Jul 3

    Is Alabama’s Texting And Driving Ban Effective?

    Is Alabama’s Texting And Driving Ban Effective?
    Is the ban on texting and driving in Alabama effective? In a recent post, I discussed two shortcomings with Alabama’s current distracted driving law. Our current law is limited in application. Our current law applies to portable devices…
Rank this Week: 999

Wynn & Wynn Blog

Wynn & Wynn Blog

Covers injury and workers' compensation law.

http://www.wynnandwynn.com/our-blog/
  • Jul 17

    Collateral: What is it and Why is it Important

    Collateral: What is it and Why is it Important
    By: Attorney Dianna M. Williams | Associate “Collateral” is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as: “Something pledged as security for repayment of a loan, to be forfeited in the event of a default.” The utility and…
  • Jun 12

    Security Deposit Law in Massachusett

    Security Deposit Law in Massachusett
    By: Attorney Corey T. Pontes| Associate Massachusetts affords tenants wide protections when it comes to what happens to their security deposits after they are given to their landlord. The landlord must strictly adhere to the statutes covering…
  • Apr 25

    Substantive Consolidation

    Substantive Consolidation
    By: Attorney Gerald S. Garnick| Associate A case recently came down from the U S Bankruptcy Court that will have far reaching consequences for business owners. In Re: Cameron Construction & Roofing Co., Inc. (Cameron) the court held that…
Rank this Week: 2593

James M. Hoffmann Blog

James M. Hoffmann Blog

Covers Missouri workers' compensation and personal injury.

http://www.hoffmannworkcomp.com/category/blog/
  • Jul 15

    Will Workers Compensation Cover My Knee Replacement Surgery?

    Will Workers Compensation Cover My Knee Replacement Surgery?
    If you’ve suffered a knee injury at work, it can cause you a lot of serious problems and make it difficult to perform your job.   If you have suffered a knee injury, you may find it hard to walk and it could prevent you from…
  • Jul 14

    Skin Problems – a Major Workplace Hazard – St. Louis Work Injury

    Skin Problems – a Major Workplace Hazard – St. Louis Work Injury
    Skin exposure to chemicals is one of the biggest problems from an occupational safety perspective. While most people believe that respiratory disorders are the most common occupational illness, the reality is that each year, more skin…
  • Jul 13

    What is the Difference Between Permanent and Temporary Disability?

    What is the Difference Between Permanent and Temporary Disability?
    A disability is an impairment that prevents you from performing work-related tasks. In order to claim workers compensation benefits for your disability, you will need to prove that you are mentally or physically impaired. You’ll also…
Rank this Week: 1983

San Mateo Injury Lawyers Blog

San Mateo Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers injury law and workers' compensation. By Law Offices of Galine, Frye & Fitting.

http://www.sanmateoinjurylawyers.com/
Rank this Week: 2132

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Florida Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers automobile accidents, class actions, products liability, workers compensation and other personal injury topics. By Flaxman Law Group.

http://www.floridainjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jul 14

    Tips to Avoid Personal Injury in Your Rental Property

    Tips to Avoid Personal Injury in Your Rental Property
    In southern Florida, Hollywood, Miami, and other parts of the region, many residents choose to rent a property some or all of the time. It is a simple way to create a passive income and get the most of a property you may not be using. If you…
  • Jul 12

    Workplace Accidents and Shift Work

    Workplace Accidents and Shift Work
    Shift workers face higher risks of injury when compared with workers who are employed during regular business hours. Numerous studies have suggested that human bodies are designed to sleep in the night and may have a harder time staying awake…
  • Jul 7

    Time to Brush Up on Summer Safety Rule

    Time to Brush Up on Summer Safety Rule
    Now that summer is here, it’s time to review some of the rules of summer safety. While summer is a great time of year to enjoy time with family and friends, celebrate summer holidays, and even enjoy a vacation or time away from work and…
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Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

Analyzes of trends and developments in workers' compensation law. By Jon L. Gelman.

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 14

    The Rise and Fall of Workers' Compensation - The Path to Federalization

    The Rise and Fall of Workers' Compensation - The Path to Federalization
    Every year The Board of Trustees of the Federal Hospital Insurance and Federal Supplemental Medical Supplemental Medical Insurance Trust Funds makes an actuarial guess as to the future financial solvency of Medicare. The report creates an…
  • Jul 12

    UPS Driver Prevails on Repetitive Trauma Injury

    UPS Driver Prevails on Repetitive Trauma Injury
    The NJ Court of Appeals, in an unreported decision, has upheld the compensability of a repetitive traumatic condition asserted by a United Parcel Service (UPS) truck driver who for 39 years drove vehicles with poor suspension and hitched…
  • Jul 11

    Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Continue to Decline

    Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Continue to Decline
    The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)  has reported that there were approximately 2.9 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses reported by private industry employers in 2015, which occurred at a rate of 3.0 cases per…
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Course and Scope

Course and Scope

Covers workers's compensation in Connecticut. By James Aspell.

http://aspelllaw.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 12

    Rate of CT workplace injuries, illnesses exceeds nation'

    Rate of CT workplace injuries, illnesses exceeds nation'
    Rate of CT workplace injuries, illnesses exceeds nation's Related Content Content by John Stearns More than 36,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among Connecticut's private industry employers in 2015, resulting in…
  • Jun 15

    CRB Excuses Claimant's Failure to Attend Formal hearing

    CRB Excuses Claimant's Failure to Attend Formal hearing
    In the recent CRB case of Greene vs. Ansonia Copper and Brass the Claimant, who was represented by counsel, failed to attend a scheduled formal hearing to prosecute her claim for 31-308a post PPD discretionary payments. Unfortunately, the…
  • Jun 15

    Court: Temps May Not be “Employees” Under Workers Compensation Law, Allowing Lawsuit

    Court: Temps May Not be “Employees” Under Workers Compensation Law, Allowing Lawsuit
    Article by Attorney Gary S. Starr, Esquire of Shipman and Goodwin, LLP of Hartford. Used with permission. Employers who use a staffing company to supplement their employees may find themselves in for a rude awakening if the temp gets…
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Florida Workers' Compensation Law…

Florida Workers' Compensation Law Blog

By Christopher J. Smith. Covers issues relevant to injured workers in Florida and new case law updates.

https://cjsmithlaw.com/blog/
  • Jul 11

    Social Security Disability and Early Retirement Benefit

    Social Security Disability and Early Retirement Benefit
    Social Security Disability and Early Retirement Benefits An individual is eligible for disability benefits through the date of full retirement age.[1] For most people approaching retirement age, that is about 66. The post Social Security…
  • May 7

    Workers’ Compensation Fraud; The Two-Part Inquiry

    Workers’ Compensation Fraud; The Two-Part Inquiry
    Fraud in Workers’ Compensation cases can come in many forms: A misrepresentation about how the injury occurred (on vs off the job), or a person working “off the books” and The post Workers’ Compensation Fraud; The…
  • Apr 8

    Volunteers and Florida Workers’ Compensation Coverage

    Volunteers and Florida Workers’ Compensation Coverage
    Volunteers and Florida Workers’ Compensation Coverage There are many volunteer opportunities that are very physical in nature. From building houses to delivering meals, people often give their time and physical efforts The post…
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Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Covers workers compensation law.

http://www.petrocohen.com/blog/
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Workers' Compensation Watch

Workers' Compensation Watch

By Rehm, Bennet & Moore.

http://workerscompensationwatch.com/
  • Jul 10

    “They have a mosque in small town Nebraska?”

    “They have a mosque in small town Nebraska?”
    Islamic Center of Omaha I spent a lot of time in rural Nebraska, so I have enjoyed following Chris Arnade’s tour of the forgotten parts of rural America. His tweets are a highlight of a Twitter feed filled with self-promotion and…
  • Jul 6

    Will The Supreme Court’s Attack On State Courts Affect Workers’ Compensation?

    Will The Supreme Court’s Attack On State Courts Affect Workers’ Compensation?
    One of the biggest and least understood developments of the current session of the Supreme Court session is how the Supreme Court has undercut the power of state courts to decide cases. This development may also impact the traditionally state…
  • Jun 26

    Falls Cause Rising Number of Brain Injuries in Older Adult

    Falls Cause Rising Number of Brain Injuries in Older Adult
    Today’s post comes from guest author Anthony L. Lucas, from The Jernigan Law Firm. According to the latest report from the CDC, from 2007 to 2013, the rate for traumatic brain injuries that resulted in emergency department visits,…
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Attorney Client Match Blog

Attorney Client Match Blog

Covers personal injury, workers compensation and medical malpractice news. By Robert N. Katz.

http://blog.attorneyclientmatch.com/
  • Jul 9

    Alarming Increase in Pedestrian Fatalities in Georgia

    Alarming Increase in Pedestrian Fatalities in Georgia
    Pedestrians have never been this unsafe on the streets of Georgia. According to reports, there was a concerning spike in the number of pedestrian accident fatalities reported last year. In 2016, there was an increase of 21% in pedestrian…
  • Jun 30

    Car Shopping for a Teen Driver: A Handy Checklist

    Car Shopping for a Teen Driver: A Handy Checklist
    Buying a new car for a teenager is a momentous decision. You are concerned about safety, while your teen wants a car that’s high on horsepower and style. How do you make the right choice? The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety…
  • Jun 20

    Improving Economy Translates into Higher Accident Risk

    Improving Economy Translates into Higher Accident Risk
    Car accident fatality rates are often linked to the state of the economy. As the US economy improves, experts are already identifying a perceptible increase in the number of people being killed in accidents. The logic linking a higher risk of…
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Veale Law

Veale Law

Focuses on personal injury law for the Province of British Columbia, Canada.

http://www.vealelaw.com/blog
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Southern California Injury Lawyer…

Southern California Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law, medical malpractice and workers' compensation. By Sharifi Firm, PLC.

http://www.southerncaliforniainjurylawyer.net/
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Massachusetts Workers'…

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers insurance, injury and accident law and workers' compensation. By Pulgini & Norton, LLP Attorneys at Law.

http://massachusettsworkerscompensationlawyer-blog.com
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Workers' Law Watch

Workers' Law Watch

Covers workers’ compensation law and drug injuries. By Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP.

http://workerslawwatch.com/
  • Jul 6

    No Accident: How To Protect Yourself Against An Uninsured (Or Underinsured) Driver

    No Accident: How To Protect Yourself Against An Uninsured (Or Underinsured) Driver
    As an attorney who has been practicing law for more than 27 years, I always try to keep myself updated on issues that affect not only my practice, but more importantly, my clients. In order to fully understand the numerous changes, I belong…
  • Jun 22

    Protecting Yourself At Work: What To Do If There Is An Active Shooter

    Protecting Yourself At Work: What To Do If There Is An Active Shooter
    As an attorney who has been practicing before the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board representing injured workers for more than 27 years, I am drawn to organizations that assist workers. That’s why I am a member of the New…
  • Jun 12

    Remembering Our Heroes: Rescue and Recovery Workers To Be Honored At The 9/11 Memorial Site

    Remembering Our Heroes: Rescue and Recovery Workers To Be Honored At The 9/11 Memorial Site
    Ray Pfeifer Officials recently announced that a permanent dedication to 9/11 Rescue and Recovery workers is being planned and developed at the 9/11 Memorial in lower Manhattan. In a recent press release, 9/11 Memorial and Museum board…
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Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Covers medical malpractice, products liability, workers compensation and injury law. By The McAleer Law Firm P.C.

http://www.georgiaaccidentattorneys.net/
  • Jul 5

    Georgia Appellate Court Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of Defendant in Recent Car Accident Case

    Georgia Appellate Court Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of Defendant in Recent Car Accident Case
    Last month, the Georgia Court of Appeals issued a written opinion in a case that was brought by a woman who was struck by the defendant’s vehicle at night. The court ultimately determined that the plaintiff did not present sufficient…
  • Jun 27

    Georgia Appellate Court Clarifies When Accumulated Rainfall Constitutes a Hazard

    Georgia Appellate Court Clarifies When Accumulated Rainfall Constitutes a Hazard
    Earlier this month, the Georgia Court of Appeals issued a written opinion in a premises liability case that was brought by a college student who slipped and fell while walking from one class to another on a rainy day. Ultimately, the court…
  • Jun 22

    Trial By Ambush Backfire

    Trial By Ambush Backfire
    Earlier this month, the Georgia Supreme Court issued a written opinion in a medical malpractice case that was brought by a man who was paralyzed from the waist down after undergoing surgery that was performed by the defendant doctor. The…
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Agee Clymer Mitchell and Laret…

Agee Clymer Mitchell and Laret Blog

Covers Ohio workers' compensation, disability insurance, medical malpractice and personal injury law.

http://www.ageeclymer.com/blogs/
  • Jul 5

    What Is ERISA and How Does It Affect Me?

    What Is ERISA and How Does It Affect Me?
    ERISA, or the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, lays out employees’ rights and employers’ obligations under retirement and disability plans. That is, when a company or agency offers a pension, 401(k), or similar…
  • Jun 14

    Lawyers vs. Attorneys: What’s the Difference?

    Lawyers vs. Attorneys: What’s the Difference?
    Remember that old comedy bit that starts, “You can call me Ray …”?   Set aside the quite high annoyance factor and understand that the gist of that tired gag applies to the job titles of “lawyer” and…
  • May 22

    Full Tort vs. Limited Tort Ohio

    Full Tort vs. Limited Tort Ohio
    Explaining the difference between a full tort and a limited tort requires defining multiple legal terms. First, a tort is a harm. In a civil lawsuit, the plaintiff claims that a tort resulted from the defendant’s action or inaction.…
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Chicago Injury Lawyer

Chicago Injury Lawyer

By Matthew L. Willens.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 30

    Should I See a Doctor After my Accident If I Feel Fine?

    Should I See a Doctor After my Accident If I Feel Fine?
    A question commonly asked by people involved in car accidents is whether or not they should bother to see a doctor after the accident if they did not sustain any injuries. You may believe that your accident was just minor, and may think…
  • Jun 20

    What Can I Be Compensated for After My Accident in Illinois?

    What Can I Be Compensated for After My Accident in Illinois?
    If you have been seriously injured or hurt in a car accident or any other type of personal injury accident, you may be able to obtain compensation for various economic and non-economic damages—or what your injuries have cost you…
  • Jun 5

    How Will My Lost Earnings Be Reimbursed?

    How Will My Lost Earnings Be Reimbursed?
    You may be entitled to recover damages for your lost earnings if an auto accident or other personal injury accident causes you to suffer an injury that prevents you from going to work and earning the wages that you typically would have…
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Chicago Car Accident Attorney Blog

Chicago Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury topics. By Matthew L. Willens.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 30

    Should I See a Doctor After my Accident If I Feel Fine?

    Should I See a Doctor After my Accident If I Feel Fine?
    A question commonly asked by people involved in car accidents is whether or not they should bother to see a doctor after the accident if they did not sustain any injuries. You may believe that your accident was just minor, and may think…
  • Jun 20

    What Can I Be Compensated for After My Accident in Illinois?

    What Can I Be Compensated for After My Accident in Illinois?
    If you have been seriously injured or hurt in a car accident or any other type of personal injury accident, you may be able to obtain compensation for various economic and non-economic damages—or what your injuries have cost you…
  • Jun 5

    How Will My Lost Earnings Be Reimbursed?

    How Will My Lost Earnings Be Reimbursed?
    You may be entitled to recover damages for your lost earnings if an auto accident or other personal injury accident causes you to suffer an injury that prevents you from going to work and earning the wages that you typically would have…
Rank this Week: 2097

Chicago Injury Lawyer

Chicago Injury Lawyer

By the Willens Law Offices.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Jun 30

    Should I See a Doctor After my Accident If I Feel Fine?

    Should I See a Doctor After my Accident If I Feel Fine?
    A question commonly asked by people involved in car accidents is whether or not they should bother to see a doctor after the accident if they did not sustain any injuries. You may believe that your accident was just minor, and may think…
  • Jun 20

    What Can I Be Compensated for After My Accident in Illinois?

    What Can I Be Compensated for After My Accident in Illinois?
    If you have been seriously injured or hurt in a car accident or any other type of personal injury accident, you may be able to obtain compensation for various economic and non-economic damages—or what your injuries have cost you…
  • Jun 5

    How Will My Lost Earnings Be Reimbursed?

    How Will My Lost Earnings Be Reimbursed?
    You may be entitled to recover damages for your lost earnings if an auto accident or other personal injury accident causes you to suffer an injury that prevents you from going to work and earning the wages that you typically would have…
Rank this Week: 2499