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Grossman Law Blog

Grossman Law Blog

Covers Texas construction accidents and workplace safety. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryrelief.com/blog/
  • Nov 17

    Can’t Take the Heat: Climate Scientist Sues Publication Over Hurt Feeling

    Can’t Take the Heat: Climate Scientist Sues Publication Over Hurt Feeling
    I’m pretty conflict-avoidant by nature. With that said, though, I don’t have a lot of respect for anyone who smugly insists he’s right and then gets deeply, viscerally offended if anyone disagrees. The minute some pundit…
  • Nov 15

    Dallas ADA Jody Warner Probably Deserved to Be Kicked to the Curb

    Dallas ADA Jody Warner Probably Deserved to Be Kicked to the Curb
    Over the past week, the story of former Dallas assistant district attorney Jody Warner has made national news, after recordings of an argument between an Uber driver and Ms. Warner became public. The background of what happened is that Ms.…
  • Nov 8

    If Convicted, Reckless Truck Dwayne Simon Deserves Hard Time

    If Convicted, Reckless Truck Dwayne Simon Deserves Hard Time
    I hate to lead off with any piece with a disclaimer, but before I go further, it’s important to say that the crash I am about to discuss just happened. That means the investigation is ongoing and the facts still have to be confirmed. As…
Rank this Week: 110

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/
Rank this Week: 131

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Nov 20

    How Evidence Based Medicine & Clinical Guidelines Impact Workers’ Comp

    How Evidence Based Medicine & Clinical Guidelines Impact Workers’ Comp
    Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is the conscientious, explicit, and judicious use of current best scientific evidence in making decisions about the care of individual patients.     Hierarchy of Scientific Evidence  …
  • Nov 20

    Case Study: 61.4% Savings on MSAs with Integrated Opioid Approach

    Case Study: 61.4% Savings on MSAs with Integrated Opioid Approach
    The workers’ compensation industry’s efforts to reduce unnecessary opioid use doesn’t seem to have caught on with all sectors yet. A new report shows that in California, federal government approvals of funds for opioids in…
  • Nov 16

    Improve Employee Attitudes & Expectations to Save Work Comp Cost

    Improve Employee Attitudes & Expectations to Save Work Comp Cost
    An injured worker with a positive attitude is much easier to deal with than a Negative Nelly. Someone who has an optimistic outlook is more likely to engage in his own recovery and do what it takes to get back to work. It makes the whole…
Rank this Week: 178

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

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

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Nov 17

    Chicago company cited for safety violations after workers suffer amputation

    Chicago company cited for safety violations after workers suffer amputation
    A container manufacturer is facing penalties of $503,380 after government inspectors discovered that several of the company’s employees suffered serious injuries due to safety violations. The Occupational Safety and Health…
  • Nov 3

    New Illinois bicycle law aims to improve cyclist safety

    New Illinois bicycle law aims to improve cyclist safety
    Illinois passed a new law in an effort to boost safety measures for bicyclists, who are far too often exposed to the risk of accidents while engaging in what is meant to be a safe activity. The bill takes a common-sense approach to several…
  • Oct 31

    An expectant mother and three young son dies in an Illinois car crash

    An expectant mother and three young son dies in an Illinois car crash
    On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at how a pregnant mother and her three children die in car accident.
Rank this Week: 190

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/
  • Nov 22

    Arbitration and Procedural Pluralism in Family Law

    Arbitration and Procedural Pluralism in Family Law
    Barbara A. Atwood, The New UFLAA: Providing Needed Standards for Efficiency and Fairness, 39(4) Family Advocate 38 (2017), available at SSRN.Brian BixIn July 2016, the Uniform Law Commission gave final approval to the Uniform Family Law…
  • Nov 21

    Suing on the Shoulders of Other

    Suing on the Shoulders of Other
    Suzanne Lenon & Danielle Peers, ‘Wrongful’ Inheritance: Race, Disability and Sexuality in Cramblett v. Midwest Sperm Bank, 25 Feminist Legal Stud. 141 (2017). Robert Leckey While few seriously hold up litigating as a path to…
  • Nov 20

    Hey Lexis, Hey Westlaw: Please Include All Appellate Decisions in Your Databases!

    Hey Lexis, Hey Westlaw: Please Include All Appellate Decisions in Your Databases!
    Michael Kagan, Rebecca D. Gill & Fatma E. Marouf, Invisible Adjudication in the U.S. Courts of Appeals, 106 Georgetown L. J. (forthcoming, 2017). Gabriel "Jack" Chin Professors Kagan, Gill and Marouf have identified a remarkable gap in…
Rank this Week: 258

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Nov 21

    3 Things Not to do After a Car Accident

    3 Things Not to do After a Car Accident
    Anyone involved in a motor vehicle accident understands how chaotic an accident scene can be. Suddenly and without warning, you are placed in a situation filled with emotions such as fear, anxiety and confusion. Not only are you worried about…
  • Nov 15

    What is a Vocational Expert and Why are They at my Hearing?

    What is a Vocational Expert and Why are They at my Hearing?
    More often than not, an administrative law judge will request to have a vocational expert present at your disability hearing. The big question becomes, who is this vocational expert and are they even qualified to testify as an expert? A…
  • Nov 14

    4 Quickest Ways to Lose a Cruise Ship Injury Case

    4 Quickest Ways to Lose a Cruise Ship Injury Case
    If you’re injured on a cruise ship, it’s important that you take the appropriate actions to get the justice and compensation you deserve.  This video highlights the four quickest ways you can lose your maritime legal case.…
Rank this Week: 362

The Blog of the Law Offices of…

The Blog of the Law Offices of Anthony Carbone

Covers New Jersey criminal law, family law and personal injury law.

https://anthonycarbonepersonalinjurylawyer.com/blog/
  • Nov 22

    Domestic Violence at the Holidays: What You Should Know

    Domestic Violence at the Holidays: What You Should Know
    Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! The official start of the holiday season, Thanksgiving is a time where we sit down with our loved ones and give thanks for the wonders of life. Unfortunately, the holiday season is not all that jolly for many.…
  • Nov 20

    Tripped and Fell at Work? What You Need to Know

    Tripped and Fell at Work? What You Need to Know
    You might say your bad day just got worse. After all, you were already running late for an appointment. As you enter the salon, you head to your station. Before you even have a chance to motion your customer to come to your chair, you trip…
  • Nov 20

    When A Restraining Order Is Necessary

    When A Restraining Order Is Necessary
    Have you ever had someone in your life, a husband, wife, family member, or significant other, abuse you in some manner? Did that abuse ever cause you to think about getting a restraining order towards that individual for your protection? If…
Rank this Week: 739

RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 724

Iowa Workers' Compensation Lawyer…

Iowa Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers workers' compensation law and claims. By Gilloon, Wright & Hamel, P.C.

http://www.iowaworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
  • Nov 17

    EFFECT OF EMPLOYER ACCOMMODATIONS ON THE AWARD OF INDUSTRIAL DISABILITY BENEFITS

    EFFECT OF EMPLOYER ACCOMMODATIONS ON THE AWARD OF INDUSTRIAL DISABILITY BENEFITS
    The Iowa Court of Appeals filed a Decision on November 8, 2017 in the case of Norton v. Hy-Vee, Inc. which addresses the Iowa law on the effect of accommodations to an employee after a work injury.   In the Norton case the Claimant…
  • Nov 13

    DO NOT STEAL FROM YOUR EMPLOYER

    DO NOT STEAL FROM YOUR EMPLOYER
    Stealing is always a bad idea.  Stealing from your employer will usually cost you your job, and also has a negative effect on Iowa work comp claims. If a worker is injured in Iowa before July 1, 2017, and has not yet reached maximum…
  • Oct 6

    PHYSICAL INJURIES COMBINED WITH A MENTAL INJURY

    PHYSICAL INJURIES COMBINED WITH A MENTAL INJURY
    Under Iowa law a worker is entitled to be compensated for mental injuries that are caused or aggravated by a physical work injury. The recent Iowa Workers’ Compensation Appeal Decision of Justin Doty v. Clearly Builders Corporation and…
Rank this Week: 974

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
  • Nov 17

    What are the Most Common Delayed Symptoms after an Accident?

    What are the Most Common Delayed Symptoms after an Accident?
    After an accident, it is common to have an injury. In fact, per the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT), 20 to 50 million people are injured in motor vehicle accidents each year in the world, with an estimated 2.35 million…
  • Nov 10

    How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?

    How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?
    If you are involved in an accident and suffer serious injuries, you may file a personal injury claim. As part of your claim, you may qualify for pain and suffering damages. Pain and suffering damages are offered in addition to your general…
  • Nov 3

    How Dangerous Is Drowsy Driving?

    How Dangerous Is Drowsy Driving?
    Drowsy driving takes lives every day in the United States. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that 846 lives were lost in 2014 from drowsy driving incidents. Now, NHTSA, the Centers for Disease…
Rank this Week: 668

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: 1019

Alabama Workers' Comp Blog

Alabama Workers' Comp Blog

Covers workers' compensation with a focus on Alabama. By Fish Nelson LLC.

http://www.alabamaworkerscompblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 516

Workers' Compensation Blog

Workers' Compensation Blog

By Gaylord & Nantais.

http://blog.gaylordnantais.com/
  • Nov 15

    Occupational Diseases That Are Covered by Workers' Compensation

    Occupational Diseases That Are Covered by Workers' Compensation
    Workers' compensation covers more than just physical injuries. It also covers occupational diseases that are contracted by performing specific types of jobs. In order to qualify for a claim that... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my…
  • Nov 8

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: How to Prevent It While on the Job

    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: How to Prevent It While on the Job
    Carpal tunnel is one workplace illness that can be prevented if the proper steps are taken. Although some people may be predisposed to the condition due to a previous injury, there are several things... [[ This is a content summary only.…
  • Oct 24

    Safety Tips to Prevent Work-Related Traffic Accident

    Safety Tips to Prevent Work-Related Traffic Accident
    Many people have jobs where driving is one of their mandatory duties. Whether you drive a semi-tractor/trailer or a smaller, company car, the most important thing for you to do is to observe the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my…
Rank this Week: 781

Ramos Law Firm Workers' Comp Blog

Ramos Law Firm Workers' Comp Blog

Covers Georgia workers' compensation laws.

http://www.ramoslawblog.com
  • Nov 15

    Benefits of Settling a Workers’ Compensation Claim

    Benefits of Settling a Workers’ Compensation Claim
    A worker injured on the job may file a compensation claim. If approved, the employer’s insurance company awards a benefit to the injured worker. The amount and payment basis depends on what is agreed upon by both parties. In the course…
  • Nov 9

    Tips for Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim

    Tips for Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim
    The Occupational Safety and Health Office defines workplace injury and illness as injuries acquired while a worker is performing his or her task in the workplace or illnesses acquired through prolonged exposure to substances on the job. Yet,…
  • Nov 3

    Is PTSD Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

    Is PTSD Covered by Workers’ Compensation?
    Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that may be triggered by terrifying or stressful events. Employees who have gone through a distressing or disturbing situation can suffer from lasting effects of the trauma.…
Rank this Week: 600

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment…

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment Blog

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

http://www.palaborandemploymentblog.com/
Rank this Week: 857

Duncan Law Blog

Duncan Law Blog

Covers North Carolina bankruptcy and workers compensation issues.

http://www.duncanlawonline.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 535

Texas Injury Lawyers Blog

Texas Injury Lawyers Blog

Covers personal injury and workers' compensation news. By Carabin & Shaw, P.C.

http://www.texasinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Oct 28

    Texas Wrongful Death Case Against Emergency Personnel Fail

    Texas Wrongful Death Case Against Emergency Personnel Fail
    In a recent Texas wrongful death action, the appellate court considered the trial court’s denial of a city’s plea to the jurisdiction. The case arose after the husband and the adult kids of the decedent sued the city under the…
  • Oct 28

    Quantifying Future Pain and Suffering in a Texas Accident

    Quantifying Future Pain and Suffering in a Texas Accident
    In a recent Texas car accident case, the jury found the defendant’s negligence legally caused the accident and the injuries that the victim suffered. The jury awarded the plaintiff $15,000 for past medical expenses and $10,000 for…
  • Oct 28

    Train and Car Collide in Texa

    Train and Car Collide in Texa
    In a recent Texas train accident case, the plaintiffs appealed a summary judgment granted in favor of a railroad company and a corporation. The railroad company claimed that the plaintiff driver had caused a crash with its train by failing to…
Rank this Week: 998

Disabled Worker Law Blog

Disabled Worker Law Blog

Covers workers compensation, social security disability, long term disability, disability pensions and construction accidents. By Turley, Redmond Rosasco & Rosasco, L.L.P.

http://www.disabledworkerlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 694

Workers Comp & Injury Law Blog

Workers Comp & Injury Law Blog

By Ricky Bagolie.

http://bagoliefriedman.blogspot.com/
  • Jul 29

    Bladder Cancer Linked to Diabetes Drug Acto

    Bladder Cancer Linked to Diabetes Drug Acto
    I am in Chicago learning how the diabetes drug Actos causes bladder cancer and we are looking to speak with families who have suffered through this.
  • Aug 11

    Indiana Delays Clean Up of Deadly Vinyl Chloride Found Near School

    Indiana Delays Clean Up of Deadly Vinyl Chloride Found Near School
    Jeers to Fort Wayne Indiana officials are just getting around to cleaning up the goundwater and soil contaminated with the deadly chemical vinyl chloride and believed to be situated just a few yards from a local middle school.Notwithstaning…
  • Jul 3

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Rank this Week: 886

Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation…

Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation FAQs

Answers workers' compensation questions for Pennsylvania residents. By Calhoun & Associates.

http://www.workercompensationsettlements.com/faqs/
  • Jun 8

    Am I Required To Hire An Attorney?

    Am I Required To Hire An Attorney?
      Although there is no Pennsylvania law that requires an injured worker to hire an attorney to represent them in a Pennsylvania workers’ compensation claim, the insurance company will in all likelihood have an attorney representing them.…
  • Jun 6

    Who Exactly is Eligible to Receive Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Benefits?

    Who Exactly is Eligible to Receive Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Benefits?
      If you have suffered a work-related injury or have become ill because of exposure to hazardous material on the job, you may be potentially entitled to medical and compensation benefits under the Workers’ Compensation Act. The vast…
  • May 31

    Is A Workers Compensation Claim Considered To Be A Type Of Lawsuit In Pennsylvania?

    Is A Workers Compensation Claim Considered To Be A Type Of Lawsuit In Pennsylvania?
    Filing a workers’ compensation benefits claim in Pennsylvania is not equal to filing a lawsuit. Workers’ compensation provides an injured worker who suffered from a work-related injury or illness the right of collecting benefits no matter…
Rank this Week: 1034

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/
  • Nov 22

    Safe Shopping for Black Friday

    Safe Shopping for Black Friday
    Black Friday deals promise to help you save big on travel, electronics, appliances, household goods, and many other items. For many retailers, Black Friday represents one of the biggest shopping days of the year. For shoppers in Hollywood and…
  • Nov 3

    Hip Fractures Are Especially Dangerous for Senior

    Hip Fractures Are Especially Dangerous for Senior
    Seniors are especially vulnerable to hip fractures, which can be a life-threatening injury. Hip injuries, including fractures, are most commonly caused by falls and by slip and fall accidents. Nursing homes and assisted-living facilities are…
  • Oct 27

    Halloween Safety

    Halloween Safety
    Halloween is supposed to be a holiday of fun and excitement for kids. Unfortunately, some costumes, decorations and traditions can be dangerous. Childhood accidents in Hollywood and South Florida are a concern during this holiday. If you are…
Rank this Week: 4039

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/
Rank this Week: 2764

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.

https://www.constangy.com/employment-labor-insider
Rank this Week: 3537

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: 3544

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

Covers workers' compensation and personal injury in Iowa.

http://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 2092

John Foy & Associates

John Foy & Associates

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

https://www.johnfoy.com/blog/
  • Nov 21

    Police Chase In East Point Ends In Crash

    Police Chase In East Point Ends In Crash
    Despite all evidence pointing to the fact that a person will eventually be caught, people still attempt to flee from police. In the state of Georgia, if you are attempting... Read more » The post Police Chase In East Point Ends In…
  • Nov 20

    Rash of Pedestrian Accidents on Atlanta Interstate

    Rash of Pedestrian Accidents on Atlanta Interstate
    Highways and interstate roadways can be dangerous places for pedestrians. Despite this, people have broken down or run out of gas and needed to walk to get help. Some also... Read more » The post Rash of Pedestrian Accidents on Atlanta…
  • Nov 17

    Emory and Grady Receive Grant To Research Auto Crashe

    Emory and Grady Receive Grant To Research Auto Crashe
    Researching auto accidents is an important field, namely because the research conducted often leads to safety improvements as well as designing roadways and laws to help prevent car accidents. With... Read more » The post Emory and…
Rank this Week: 2676

Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

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

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 21

    Insurance Companies May Offer Discounts for Wellness Program

    Insurance Companies May Offer Discounts for Wellness Program
    A healthy and fit workforce is essential element of loss prevention, especially in the workplace. The State of NJ is taking a huge step forward to encourage reaching the goal.The NJ Department of Insurance (NJDOI) has indicated that new…
  • Nov 19

    Client Communications and Equitable Tolling

    Client Communications and Equitable Tolling
    When injured workers’ have disappointing experiences flowing from work-related injuries the road becomes difficult for all participants in the process, including the attorneys involved. A client’s understanding of the basic…
  • Nov 17

    NJ Governor-elect Phil Murphy - Department of Labor Transition Team

    NJ Governor-elect Phil Murphy - Department of Labor Transition Team
    NJ Governor-elect Phil Murphy today announced his full slate of Transition2018 committees and co-chairs. Members of The NJ Labor and Workforce Development  (NJ-DWD) transition team reflect a strong Labor component, The  NJ-DWD…
Rank this Week: 4323

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond…

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond Lytle & Goettel P.C. Blog

Covers personal injury, family law and workers' compensation.

https://attorneys-illinois.com/kane-county-lawyer
  • Nov 21

    Is Marital Misconduct a Factor in the Division of Marital Property?

    Is Marital Misconduct a Factor in the Division of Marital Property?
    Divorce can often come as a terrible shock, especially if you believe that the breakdown of your relationship was not your fault. In many cases, divorcing spouses may believe that they are entitled to a greater share of property if their…
  • Nov 16

    Estate Planning and the Importance of a Trust Administration Attorney

    Estate Planning and the Importance of a Trust Administration Attorney
    For most people in the United States, it takes hard work and smart planning to save money and build assets throughout their lives. The effort and thoughtfulness does not stop there, however, if you intend to ensure that your family, loved…
  • Nov 7

    When Holiday Traffic and Large Trucks Combine to Cause Personal Injurie

    When Holiday Traffic and Large Trucks Combine to Cause Personal Injurie
    The presence of large trucks on Illinois roads and highways may be a source of anxiety for some drivers, especially in November as thousands travel to and from Chicago to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. Whether you are taking I-55 down to…
Rank this Week: 2164

James M. Hoffmann Blog

James M. Hoffmann Blog

Covers Missouri workers' compensation and personal injury.

http://www.hoffmannworkcomp.com/category/blog/
  • Nov 21

    What Are the Types of Appeals Available for My Workers’ Comp Case?

    What Are the Types of Appeals Available for My Workers’ Comp Case?
    If you are denied coverage through workers’ compensation you can appeal the decision made about your claim. When you are injured while working, under Missouri law you cannot sue your employer if they carry workers’ compensation…
  • Nov 15

    Workers Compensation for Histoplasmosis – St. Louis Work Injury Lawyer

    Workers Compensation for Histoplasmosis – St. Louis Work Injury Lawyer
    Histoplasmosis is an illness that workers can develop from exposure to harmful chemicals in the workplace. Workers can suffer from a wide variety of occupational illnesses due to exposure to various harmful chemicals or microbes in the…
  • Nov 12

    The Process of Filing a Workers Compensation Claim – St. Louis Work Injury Attorney

    The Process of Filing a Workers Compensation Claim – St. Louis Work Injury Attorney
    There are specific steps you must follow to make a claim for workers’ compensation. If you are injured while on the job, you have to file a claim for workers’ compensation. In Missouri, any company that has more than three or four…
Rank this Week: 2590

Arkansas Personal Injury,…

Arkansas Personal Injury, Disability and Workers' Compensation Law Blog

By Ken Kieklak.

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

    What is the Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents in Arkansas?

    What is the Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents in Arkansas?
    Every personal injury case in Arkansas is limited by what’s known as a “statute of limitations.” These cases put a time limit on your ability to file a lawsuit. If you wait too long to file your case, you may be time-barred…
  • Oct 25

    Types of Personal Injury Claims in Arkansa

    Types of Personal Injury Claims in Arkansa
    Being injured in an accident can be frustrating. Not only might you be facing serious injuries that cause pain and discomfort, but you may be out of work or unable to return to work. If you were injured, you may be entitled to compensation.…
  • Oct 23

    How are Slip and Fall Injury Settlements Determined in Arkansas?

    How are Slip and Fall Injury Settlements Determined in Arkansas?
    If you are severely injured in a slip and fall, you may be able to get compensation from a lawsuit or an insurance claim against the person who owns the property. Many of these cases go to court, where a jury ultimately decides how much money…
Rank this Week: 2143

Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

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

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • Nov 20

    Illinois Child Safety Seat Usage Rate

    Illinois Child Safety Seat Usage Rate
    Automobile accidents remain the leading cause of severe injury and death for children. The potential risk of a child dying in a motor vehicle crash is substantially higher if they are not secured in a child restraint seat that is securely…
  • Nov 6

    Special Focus Nursing Facilities Aren’t Receiving Enough Attention

    Special Focus Nursing Facilities Aren’t Receiving Enough Attention
    Nursing facilities that are found guilty of numerous breaches of health code and misconduct that places patients at risk of harm are often classified as special focus facilities and monitored more closely to make sure that they change their…
  • Oct 30

    Impact of ‘Click-it’ or Ticket Safety Campaign on Illinois Seatbelt Usage

    Impact of ‘Click-it’ or Ticket Safety Campaign on Illinois Seatbelt Usage
    Buckling up your safety belt is the law in Illinois that can result in substantial fines if you do not. A seatbelt provides you the best opportunity to avoid a severe injury or death in an automobile accident. Whether you drive a family…
Rank this Week: 2808

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jeff Blackwell.

http://www.alabamainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Nov 20

    The Top Workplace Safety Issues Of 2017

    The Top Workplace Safety Issues Of 2017
    What are the most common risks of personal injury for workers? Each year, the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) reveals its data on the top 10 workplace safety violations. OSHA lists the most commonly cited violations for…
  • Nov 13

    Alabama Begins Enforcing Mandatory Automobile Liability Insurance Law

    Alabama Begins Enforcing Mandatory Automobile Liability Insurance Law
    Alabama has a significant problem with uninsured drivers. At our firm, we help families suffering because of a personal injury. Car accidents and commercial truck crashes cause many of the injuries we see. Imagine suffering a severe injury…
  • Nov 6

    Are Bogus Commercial Driver Medical Certifications An Issue?

    Are Bogus Commercial Driver Medical Certifications An Issue?
    Truck driver health is a significant safety issue on Alabama highways. Federal regulations require commercial truck drivers to obtain a medical certification regarding their health. Recent events lead to the question — Are some trucker…
Rank this Week: 2041

Washington Workers' Advisor

Washington Workers' Advisor

Covers workers compensation law. By The Causey Law Firm.

http://workersadvisor.com/
  • Nov 20

    2018 Social Security Changes – COLA Increase

    2018 Social Security Changes – COLA Increase
    Today’s post was shared by Jon L Gelman and comes from workers-compensation.blogspot.com The Social Security Administration has announced based on the increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI-W) from the third quarter of 2016 through…
  • Nov 16

    Flight Attendants Face a New Safety Threat: Angry Passenger

    Flight Attendants Face a New Safety Threat: Angry Passenger
    Today’s post was shared by Workers Comp News and comes from www.jdsupra.com The increasing number of in-flight injuries caused by angry passengers is a growing concern. Over the past year, flight attendants and passengers have suffered…
  • Nov 13

    Cleanup From California Fires Poses Environmental and Health Risk

    Cleanup From California Fires Poses Environmental and Health Risk
    Today’s post was shared by Jon L Gelman and comes from www.nytimes.com Remnants of homes in the Fountain Grove area of Santa Rosa, Calif. Jim Wilson/The New York Times SANTA ROSA, Calif. — Dr. Karen Relucio has heard reports of…
Rank this Week: 1819

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

By Paul McAndrew Law Firm.

http://iowaworkcomplaw.com/
  • Nov 20

    Trump’s Budget Cuts and Social Security Disability: Is “Fraud Suspicion” Underlying the Cuts?

    Trump’s Budget Cuts and Social Security Disability: Is “Fraud Suspicion” Underlying the Cuts?
    Today’s post comes from guest author Thomas Domer, from The Domer Law Firm. Budget Director Mick Mulvaney echoed the mantra of many conservative Republicans who suspect that folks who are Social Security Disability recipients are…
  • Nov 16

    Portability, The Gig Economy And Workers Compensation

    Portability, The Gig Economy And Workers Compensation
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. Changing employment laws to encourage so-called “portable benefits” is an idea that goes hand in hand with finding new ways to classify gig…
  • Nov 13

    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
    Today’s post comes from guest author Catherine Stanton, from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. As an attorney who has been practicing before the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board representing injured…
Rank this Week: 4223

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Covers personal injury, workers' compensation, divorce, and criminal matters.

http://www.bgsllaw.com/mchenry-county-lawyers
  • Nov 18

    Rideshare Drivers Face Inherent Distraction

    Rideshare Drivers Face Inherent Distraction
    Drivers working for rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft have the added responsibility for the safety of their passengers, to go along with all drivers’ responsibility to each other on the road. Because of the distractions involved…
  • Nov 16

    Temporary Total Disability Can Continue After Retirement

    Temporary Total Disability Can Continue After Retirement
    Illinois workers can qualify for Temporary Total Disability (TTD) benefits when they suffer work-related injuries that temporarily prevent them from returning to work. The employee receives two-thirds of his or her gross weekly pay, and…
  • Nov 10

    Program Offers Alternative for Veterans in Criminal Case

    Program Offers Alternative for Veterans in Criminal Case
    Past and present members of the U.S. military who are facing criminal charges can utilize an Illinois judicial program that may help them avoid serious criminal punishment. A Veterans and Servicemembers Court may allow a defendant to go…
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Welch & Condon Workers…

Welch & Condon Workers Compensation

Covers workers compensation issues in Washington.

http://washingtonworkerscompensation.wordpress.com
  • Nov 16

    It’s complicated

    It’s complicated
    If you have a Longshore claim with an unscheduled injury, your permanent disability is based on your loss of wage earning capacity. If you have a scheduled injury, your permanent disability is based on a number of weeks of compensation for…
  • Nov 9

    L&I and Structured Settlement

    L&I and Structured Settlement
    Is a structured settlement of your L&I claim right for you? I know the department sends out form letters to injured workers who are at least 50 years old and have allowed claims informing them that they may be eligible for a structured…
  • Nov 1

    Vocational Option 2

    Vocational Option 2
    There have been some changes to the choices you have when you have been found eligible for Vocational Retraining. You will still work with your vocational counselor to develop a retraining plan, which will include a specific job goal approved…
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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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Massachusetts Workers'…

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.massachusettsworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
  • Nov 15

    My Workers’ Compensation Claim Was Denied – What Do I Do?

    My Workers’ Compensation Claim Was Denied – What Do I Do?
    Workers’ compensation exists to protect employees if they are unable to work due to a work-related injury, and employers from being sued for those injuries. Most work-related injuries and illnesses are covered by workers’ comp,…
  • Nov 1

    Mesothelioma in the Workplace – It’s Not a Thing of the Past

    Mesothelioma in the Workplace – It’s Not a Thing of the Past
    Mesothelioma is a particularly-deadly type of cancer that affects the mesothelium, a thin layer of tissue surrounding multiple organs in the human body. As the most commonly-affected area is the lining around the lungs and chest wall,…
  • Oct 31

    Three MA Companies Reach Agreement with OSHA Following Worker Injury

    Three MA Companies Reach Agreement with OSHA Following Worker Injury
    In May 2016, an employee of the Shield Packaging Co. Inc. was seriously injured when he was accidentally injected with a flammable propellant gas. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) investigation into the…
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Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Covers workers compensation law.

http://www.petrocohen.com/blog/
  • Nov 15

    Does NJ Have Treatment Guidelines for Workers’ Compensation Injuries?

    Does NJ Have Treatment Guidelines for Workers’ Compensation Injuries?
    While some states have specific treatment guidelines that healthcare providers must follow with regard to workers’ comp patients, New Jersey has no such publications. For example, New York requires all medical care providers to treat…
  • Nov 10

    November 2017 – Drug Mistakes Injure More American

    November 2017 – Drug Mistakes Injure More American
    Did you know that there are an estimated 1.5 million PREVENTABLE medication errors made each year in prescribing, dispensing, or taking a drug? Learn how drug errors occur and what you can do to prevent them. Click here to read the November…
  • Nov 6

    Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Ranked in 2018 “Best Law Firms”

    Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Ranked in 2018 “Best Law Firms”
    NORTHFIELD, NJ – November 6, 2017 – For the fifth consecutive year, Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo, P.C. has been ranked in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list regionally for Workers’…
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Wynn & Wynn Blog

Wynn & Wynn Blog

Covers injury and workers' compensation law.

http://www.wynnandwynn.com/our-blog/
  • Nov 14

    Corporate Counsel’s Obligation

    Corporate Counsel’s Obligation
    By: Attorney Gerald S. Garnick | of Counsel   A sensitive issue in the practice of law has always been where a corporation or an LLC hires an attorney to represent the entity and then a conflict arises between the stockholders or the…
  • Oct 23

    Percentage-Based Alimony Award

    Percentage-Based Alimony Award
    By: Attorney Muska Yousuf | Associate In 2011, the Alimony Reform Act was enacted and completely overhauled the way alimony is awarded in Massachusetts. Recently, three big cases went before the highest court in Massachusetts, the Supreme…
  • Oct 8

    Attorney Michael J. Princi will be honored as a distinguished attorney

    Attorney Michael J. Princi will be honored as a distinguished attorney
    On Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at the Red Mass Annual Celebration Attorney Michael J. Princi of Wynn and Wynn P.C. will be honored as a distinguished attorney. We would like to congratulate Mr. Princi on receiving this prestigious award. Mr.…
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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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Minnesota Workers Compensation…

Minnesota Workers Compensation Secrets from a Former Insurance Company Attorney

Discusses Minnesota workers compensation benefit issues, including wage loss, notice of intent to discontinue, rehabilitation and permanent partial disability. By Thomas Atkinson.

http://mnworkcompsecrets.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 11

    My Minnesota Workers Compensation Lawyer Retired, Is My Case Closed? Who Will Help?

    My Minnesota Workers Compensation Lawyer Retired, Is My Case Closed? Who Will Help?
    Every year a few Minnesota workers compensation attorneys retire or pass away.  In this past year a few lawyers stopped practicing law; Dennis Atchison, Chris Middlebrook, Bill Krueger and Carter Bergen.  These were fine lawyers who…
  • Jul 30

    Does It Matter Who I See For A Minneapolis Workers Compensation Shoulder Injury?

    Does It Matter Who I See For A Minneapolis Workers Compensation Shoulder Injury?
    I've had the opportunity to work with dozens of orthopedic shoulder surgeons across Minnesota but there are some that stand out above the rest.  Hands down my favorite group is the team of shoulder specialists with Sports and Orthopedic…
  • Jun 15

    New legislation affecting permanent total…

    New legislation affecting permanent total disability workers compensation claimsThe new law applies to:Injured workers with dates of injury before August 13, 2014 (or their dependents and legal heirs) whose permanent total disability (PTD)…
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Minick Law Blog

Minick Law Blog

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

http://www.minicklaw.com/asheville-attorney-blog/
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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/
  • Nov 10

    Health Wonk Review and a tribute to our veteran

    Health Wonk Review and a tribute to our veteran
    At Healthcare Economist, Jason Shafrin has posted the latest compendium of posts from the health policy bloggers: Health Wonk Review: Quote-of-the-day Edition. He frames each submission with a pithy quote. While the overall shape and politics…
  • Oct 30

    Job Loss, Wage Stagnation, Low Productivity: We’re Great Again!

    Job Loss, Wage Stagnation, Low Productivity: We’re Great Again!
    A couple of years ago, as he finished his Gatling Gun presentation to conclude the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute’s annual conference in Boston, I asked the big-brained, really smart Bob Hartwig if he was alarmed at all…
  • Oct 26

    Fresh Health Wonk Review, Disaster Edition

    Fresh Health Wonk Review, Disaster Edition
    Check out the latest Health Wonk Review: Disaster edition freshly posted by David Williams at Health Business Blog. David is a long-time HWR host and his business blog is a strong and authoritative voice in the health business sector –…
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Virginia Workers' Compensation…

Virginia Workers' Compensation Case Blog

By Gerald Gregory Lutkenhaus.

http://jerrylutkenhaus.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 8

    PTSD and Social Security Disability

    PTSD and Social Security Disability
    Often a vet will have a traumatic experience while in service to the USA. If this is chronic, it can result in a finding of post traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD). In the old days this was called battle fatigue or shell shock. If there is a…
  • Feb 6

    What if your Virginia Social Security Disability is cut off?

    What if your Virginia Social Security Disability is cut off?
    DISASTER: YOUR VIRGINIA SOCIAL SECURITY HAS BEEN CUT OFF! Bad news! You fought long and hard to win your disability but now the government says you have "improved" and you are no longer disabled. What can you do?1.  You need to file…
  • Dec 31

    Why a Repeitive Injury at Work is not compensable as a Workers' Compensation Claim in Virginia

    Why a Repeitive Injury at Work is not compensable as a Workers' Compensation Claim in Virginia
    You are injured at work so you would naturally expect to receive compensation under the workers' compensation laws. In Virginia, if is a repetitive trauma injury, you will not be successful.In Virginia you can be compensated for an injury at…
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