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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/
  • Oct 19

    Cab Separates From Trailer Near Macon

    Cab Separates From Trailer Near Macon
    Tractor-trailer drivers are among some of the best trained and safest drivers on the nation’s roadways. That doesn’t stop accidents from occurring and due to the size of tractor trailers,... Read more » The post Cab…
  • Oct 18

    Four-Year-Old Struck in Hit and Run near Indian Creek

    Four-Year-Old Struck in Hit and Run near Indian Creek
    A hit-and-run in the state of Georgia is defined as leaving the scene of an accident. If there are injuries or possible fatalities, a driver is required to stop, return,... Read more » The post Four-Year-Old Struck in Hit and Run near…
  • Oct 17

    Over Half a Million Car Seats Recalled

    Over Half a Million Car Seats Recalled
    Keeping children safe in the car and doing everything possible to prevent injury in the case of an accident is a paramount concern. There are now laws in effect in... Read more » The post Over Half a Million Car Seats Recalled appeared…
Rank this Week: 4065

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/
  • Oct 19

    Court Holds Judge Must Find Good Cause to Terminate Rehabilitation Benefit

    Court Holds Judge Must Find Good Cause to Terminate Rehabilitation Benefit
    In a recent case, one state’s supreme court clarified the standard for the termination of rehabilitation benefits, an issue that regularly comes up in Georgia workers’ compensation cases. In that case, the employee injured both…
  • Oct 12

    Court Denies Subsequent Workers’ Compensation Claim After Employee Signs Settlement Agreement

    Court Denies Subsequent Workers’ Compensation Claim After Employee Signs Settlement Agreement
    Georgia workers’ compensation cases are sometimes resolved through an agreement between the claimant and the employer. A recent case demonstrates the importance of obtaining competent representation before entering into a settlement…
  • Oct 5

    Court Considers Psychological Workers’ Compensation Claim

    Court Considers Psychological Workers’ Compensation Claim
    Although most Georgia workers’ compensation claims result from a physical injury at work, some workers also suffer a mental health injury at work. In a recent case, one court considered whether a worker’s psychological injury was…
Rank this Week: 2252

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/
Rank this Week: 3778

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: 1939

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
Rank this Week: 3617

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Oct 19

    How to Grade Your Workers’ Comp Adjuster

    How to Grade Your Workers’ Comp Adjuster
    In school an “A” grade is the standard that everyone wants to meet. Whether you are in elementary school or working on your master’s degree, your performance results in a grade being given to the work you complete. To earn…
  • Oct 18

    Poor Workers’ Comp Claims Handling Costs You Money

    Poor Workers’ Comp Claims Handling Costs You Money
    Each year you receive your bill for the next workers compensation policy year, and for many of companies, each year the bill is higher than the previous year. As you think about your work comp claims, you realize the claims for the…
  • Oct 17

    Medicaid Recovery Rights – What You Need to Know

    Medicaid Recovery Rights – What You Need to Know
    It’s been characterized as “almost unintelligible to the uninitiated,”  and it’s about to further complicate things in the workers’ compensation system. As of October 1, state Medicaid programs are allowed…
Rank this Week: 168

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

By Paul McAndrew Law Firm.

http://iowaworkcomplaw.com/
  • Oct 19

    Rolling Back The Rules That Have Made OSHA Effective In Protecting Worker

    Rolling Back The Rules That Have Made OSHA Effective In Protecting Worker
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. I am regularly surprised in my job. I recently met with a client who worked in a psychically demanding industrial job who told me that his employer required…
  • Oct 16

    Theodore Roosevelt Pushed For Protection Of Worker

    Theodore Roosevelt Pushed For Protection Of Worker
    Today’s post comes from guest author Brody Ockander, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. Workers’ Compensation benefits are often confusing and seemingly unfair at first glance to many of my clients. As a result, I often find myself…
  • Oct 12

    Groups Oppose Legislation Aimed to Change Wisconsin’s Advisory Council

    Groups Oppose Legislation Aimed to Change Wisconsin’s Advisory Council
    Today’s post comes from guest author Charlie Domer, from The Domer Law Firm. Wisconsin’s Worker’s Compensation Advisory Council serves as the driving force behind the state’s historically stable and first-rate…
Rank this Week: 886

Washington Workers' Advisor

Washington Workers' Advisor

Covers workers compensation law. By The Causey Law Firm.

http://workersadvisor.com/
  • Oct 19

    Annual Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2016

    Annual Report on the Social Security Disability Insurance Program, 2016
    Since 1956, the Social Security program has provided cash benefits to people with disabilities. This annual report provides program and demographic information about the people who receive those benefits. The basic topics covered are—…
  • Oct 16

    The Road Ahead: Adjusting To Life After An Injury

    The Road Ahead: Adjusting To Life After An Injury
    Today’s post comes from guest author Catherine Stanton, from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. As an attorney who has represented injured workers for more than 27 years, I see first hand what an injury can do to…
  • Oct 12

    Inclusion Drives Innovation – National Disability Employment Awareness Month

    Inclusion Drives Innovation – National Disability Employment Awareness Month
    Inclusion drives innovation. In this spirit, throughout October, the Department of Labor will be recognizing the many ways disability inclusion benefits today’s innovative economy during this year’s National Disability…
Rank this Week: 2013

Workers' Compensation Watch

Workers' Compensation Watch

By Rehm, Bennet & Moore.

http://workerscompensationwatch.com/
  • Oct 19

    Workers Compensation for the Work Camper

    Workers Compensation for the Work Camper
    The Washington Post ran a feature story about “Work Campers” – senior citizens who live in campers and travel around for temporary jobs. The story noted that many, if not most, work campers were forced into the…
  • Oct 17

    Uber: A Tale of Two Citie

    Uber: A Tale of Two Citie
    While London’s ban of ride-hailing service, Uber, seems poised to continue for the forseeable future, Lincoln, Nebraska may soon lessen formal regulation for Uber drivers. The Lincoln City Council is scheduled to vote on an ordinance on…
  • Sep 28

    Do Employees’ Forced Smiles At Stores Cause Mental Distress?

    Do Employees’ Forced Smiles At Stores Cause Mental Distress?
    Most Nebraskans and Iowans can probably sing a jingle from a regional grocery chain that promises “a helpful smile in every aisle.” But helpful smiles may have a hidden cost for employees. A summary of 95 medical studies showed…
Rank this Week: 1334

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/
  • Oct 19

    The Curious Case of the Disclaimer That Didn’t Bark

    The Curious Case of the Disclaimer That Didn’t Bark
    Victor P. Goldberg, The MacPherson-Henningsen Puzzle (2017), available at SSRN.John C.P. GoldbergIn The MacPherson-Henningsen Puzzle, Victor Goldberg juxtaposes two landmark product liability cases to identify an interesting historical…
  • Oct 18

    Beyond the “Tax Loophole” Rhetoric

    Beyond the “Tax Loophole” Rhetoric
    Heather Field, A Taxonomy of Tax Loopholes, 55 Houston L. Rev. (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN.Leigh OsofskyOne of the many obstacles in the way of productive governance these days is people talking past each other.…
  • Oct 17

    Questioning the Queue

    Questioning the Queue
    Katharine G. Young, Rights and Queues: On Distributive Contests in the Modern State, 55 Colum. J. of Transnat’l L. 65 (2016).Lee Anne FennellA queue, whether it takes the form of a line or a list, is one of the simplest and most…
Rank this Week: 255

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: 4057

Ankin Law Office Blog

Ankin Law Office Blog

Covers Chicago personal injury and workers’ compensation law.

https://ankinlaw.com/blog
  • Oct 18

    Aging Truck Drivers Face Medical Conditions that Reduce Roadway Safety

    Aging Truck Drivers Face Medical Conditions that Reduce Roadway Safety
    Aging commercial truck drivers face medical conditions that create safety hazards for themselves and other drivers. The physical and mental exhaustion associated with trucking can negatively impact many age-related conditions. Age-Related…
  • Oct 11

    Delivering the Mail can be a Dangerous Job [Infographic]

    Delivering the Mail can be a Dangerous Job [Infographic]
    According to the USPS, postal workers suffer more than 5,000 injuries from dog bites and attacks every year. Studies show that postal workers who deliver the mail rank third for the most reported dog bites and attacks. Dog Bites and Attacks…
  • Oct 4

    Why Sitting in Back Isn’t So Safe

    Why Sitting in Back Isn’t So Safe
    In a car crash, sitting in the back seat can be more dangerous than sitting in the front seat. Recent studies show that backseat passengers are 46 percent more likely to die in motor vehicle accidents than front seat drivers and passengers.…
Rank this Week: 4633

The Ankin Law Blog

The Ankin Law Blog

Personal Injury, Worker's Compensation, and Social Security blog.

http://ankinlaw.com/blog/
  • Oct 18

    Aging Truck Drivers Face Medical Conditions that Reduce Roadway Safety

    Aging Truck Drivers Face Medical Conditions that Reduce Roadway Safety
    Aging commercial truck drivers face medical conditions that create safety hazards for themselves and other drivers. The physical and mental exhaustion associated with trucking can negatively impact many age-related conditions. Age-Related…
  • Oct 11

    Delivering the Mail can be a Dangerous Job [Infographic]

    Delivering the Mail can be a Dangerous Job [Infographic]
    According to the USPS, postal workers suffer more than 5,000 injuries from dog bites and attacks every year. Studies show that postal workers who deliver the mail rank third for the most reported dog bites and attacks. Dog Bites and Attacks…
  • Oct 4

    Why Sitting in Back Isn’t So Safe

    Why Sitting in Back Isn’t So Safe
    In a car crash, sitting in the back seat can be more dangerous than sitting in the front seat. Recent studies show that backseat passengers are 46 percent more likely to die in motor vehicle accidents than front seat drivers and passengers.…
Rank this Week: 4473

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: 3920

Laird Hammons Laird Blog

Laird Hammons Laird Blog

Trial Lawyers Chris Hammons and John Laird discuss Oklahoma laws and their implications.

http://www.lhllaw.com/blog/
  • Oct 18

    Catastrophic Injuries: What are They?

    Catastrophic Injuries: What are They?
    Any injury can be considered “catastrophic” to your friends and loved ones. However, in the courtroom, “catastrophic injury” is a specific legal term reserved for some of the worst injuries resulting from an accident.…
  • Oct 17

    What is A Spoliation Letter and Why Would I Need One?

    What is A Spoliation Letter and Why Would I Need One?
    A spoliation letter helps keep evidence from being lost or destroyed. It makes obtaining evidence for a case much easier by putting the evidence holder on notice. The letter is given to the involved parties and ensures that they must do their…
  • Oct 17

    Should I Settle My Trucking Case or Go to Court?

    Should I Settle My Trucking Case or Go to Court?
    When you have been involved in an accident with a semi-truck, you’ll find your life gets turned inside-out. Many pathways exist to help you move forward, but which one should you take? Should you settle your case quickly or take it to…
Rank this Week: 3907

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/
Rank this Week: 3905

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/
  • Oct 18

    Affirmative Action Edition is coming soon

    Affirmative Action Edition is coming soon
    Get your groove on! It won’t be long now. Our new blog, Affirmative Action Edition, will be here before Halloween!… Continue Reading
  • Oct 13

    Eight takes on sexual harassment and Harvey Weinstein

    Eight takes on sexual harassment and Harvey Weinstein
    Words fail me. Let’s just say that I hope he is sincere about getting the help he needs to turn his life around. Which, among other things, should include trying to make some form of restitution to his alleged victims. (None…
  • Oct 13

    Weekly catch-up

    Weekly catch-up
    Trump’s travel ban scores one with the SCOTUS. This week, in a victory for the Trump Administration, the U.S. Supreme Court dismissed as moot one of the two pending challenges to the March 6 travel ban issued by the Administration and…
Rank this Week: 419

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Oct 18

    Vegas Law Suits Popping Up

    Vegas Law Suits Popping Up
    The first of the civil liability Las Vegas shooting death law suits was filed this week.  There will be many who are going to decry these lawsuits, and there will be a lot of them, as frivolous. There are many others who will cry out for…
  • Oct 16

    Do Blood Transfusions Qualify for Disability Benefits?

    Do Blood Transfusions Qualify for Disability Benefits?
    Blood transfusions are fairly common in the United States. Each year approximately 5 million Americans need a blood transfusion. The FDA has the vital role of ensuring patients who receive a blood transfusion are protected by multiple…
  • Oct 12

    Drones and Personal Injury Case

    Drones and Personal Injury Case
    Honestly I am starting to feel both old and scared.  It is almost like I am a guy who was raised on a farm and horses were the only fast transportation. Then, within a short period of time, man was riding in trains, then cars, then a few…
Rank this Week: 524

Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

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

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • Oct 17

    The State of Nebraska

    The State of Nebraska
    Nebraska is a state that exemplifies excellence. It demonstrates how a summary proceeding, based on the legislative intent of a social remedial system, can enhance the Workers' Compensation Act. It is a jurisdiction that moves…
  • Oct 14

    2018 Social Security Changes - COLA Increase

    2018 Social Security Changes - COLA Increase
    The Social Security Administration has announced based on the increase in the Consumer Price Index (CPI-W) from the third quarter of 2016 through the third quarter of 2017, Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) beneficiaries…
  • Oct 8

    NASI Study: Employers & Employees Lose With Workers" Compensation

    NASI Study: Employers & Employees Lose With Workers" Compensation
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Workers’ compensation employer costs as a share of payroll declined in 2015, reversing a four-year trend, and benefits as a share of payroll fell for the fourth straight year, according to a new report from the…
Rank this Week: 311

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: 716

Massachusetts Workers'…

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog

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

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

    Workers’ Comp Waiting Periods and Retroactive Pay in Massachusett

    Workers’ Comp Waiting Periods and Retroactive Pay in Massachusett
    The waiting period built into workers’ compensation benefits functions as a type of deductible. If you are injured on the job, workers’ comp generally pays for associated medical treatment, a portion of your lost wages, and…
  • Oct 5

    MA Health Facility Faces $207,690 in Penalties for Violations Involving Workplace Violence

    MA Health Facility Faces $207,690 in Penalties for Violations Involving Workplace Violence
    A behavioral health care facility in Massachusetts is facing a proposed $207,690 penalty for violations discovered by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) during an inspection. UHS of Westwood Pembroke, Inc., which…
  • Sep 20

    The Dangers of Working on Scaffolding in Massachusetts Workplace

    The Dangers of Working on Scaffolding in Massachusetts Workplace
    Massachusetts scaffolding accidents are extremely common. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), approximately 65 percent of construction workers use scaffolds regularly. The agency estimates that 50 workers…
Rank this Week: 1115

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

Covers workers' compensation and personal injury in Iowa.

http://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
  • Oct 17

    Will My Doctor Lose Their Medical License if I Make an Iowa Medical Malpractice Claim?

    Will My Doctor Lose Their Medical License if I Make an Iowa Medical Malpractice Claim?
    If you have been the victim of medical malpractice in Iowa, you want justice for your injury.  You may have been permanently injured or had a loved one killed by a medical mistake.  Taking away the... This article Will My…
  • Oct 10

    3 Tips For Settling Your Own Iowa Car Accident Claim

    3 Tips For Settling Your Own Iowa Car Accident Claim
    Not all Iowa car accident victims need to hire an attorney.  If your crash was only a minor fender-bender, or you suffered no injuries, it is probably safe for you to settle on your own.  The follo... This article 3 Tips For…
  • Oct 2

    Will You Lose Your Job If You Make an Iowa Workers’ Compensation Claim?

    Will You Lose Your Job If You Make an Iowa Workers’ Compensation Claim?
    One of the biggest concerns weighing on a worker’s mind when they suffer a work injury in Iowa is: “If I report it, will I lose my job?” The short answer is – not necessarily. In Iowa, it is ... This article Will…
Rank this Week: 4312

RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 4411

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Covers workers compensation law.

http://www.petrocohen.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 3868

Alabama Workers' Comp Blog

Alabama Workers' Comp Blog

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

http://www.alabamaworkerscompblawg.com/
  • Oct 16

    Alabama Supreme Court Further Defines “Willful Conduct” With Regard to Co-Employee Liability

    Alabama Supreme Court Further Defines “Willful Conduct” With Regard to Co-Employee Liability
    The Supreme Court recently released its opinion in Louis Hall v. Bobby Saarinen and Chris Williams, in which it reversed the trial court’s denial of the co-employee defendants’ motion for summary judgment regarding the…
  • Sep 21

    The Alabama Workers' Compensation Blawg is 10 Years Old!

    The Alabama Workers' Compensation Blawg is 10 Years Old!
    The Alabama Workers' Comp Blawg is 10 years old!  We would like to take this time to thank all of our readers who have helped to makehttp://www.alabamaworkerscompblawg.com a go to reference for Alabama workers'…
  • Sep 5

    The New Alabama Venue Menu

    The New Alabama Venue Menu
    The Alabama Court of Civil Appeals recently released its opinion in Ex parteGarrison Trucking Co., wherein it considered the issue of venue. The Old Rules In venue disputes, your residence means your permanent home: the place you plan on…
Rank this Week: 1926

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/
  • Oct 16

    Expert Testimony in Maryland Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

    Expert Testimony in Maryland Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
    Earlier this month, a state appellate court issued a written opinion in a personal injury case that illustrates the importance of proper expert witness selection in Maryland medical malpractice cases. The case illustrates the importance of…
  • Oct 9

    Plaintiff Injured by Fallen Tree Permitted to Proceed with Claim Against Apartment Complex

    Plaintiff Injured by Fallen Tree Permitted to Proceed with Claim Against Apartment Complex
    When someone is injured on the property of a person, business, or government entity, the injured party may be able to seek compensation for their injuries through a Maryland premises liability lawsuit. In order to be successful in a premises…
  • Oct 2

    Recently Filed Lawsuit Claims Former NFL Star Aaron Hernandez May Have Had Degenerative Brain Disease

    Recently Filed Lawsuit Claims Former NFL Star Aaron Hernandez May Have Had Degenerative Brain Disease
    Over the past two years, the National Football League has been dealing with a series of lawsuits that have been filed by former players and their families, claiming that the league failed to properly warn players against the risks involved…
Rank this Week: 244

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/
  • Oct 16

    Nuedexta and Overmedication in Nursing Home

    Nuedexta and Overmedication in Nursing Home
    A recent investigation by CNN has unveiled a number of questions surrounding the use of Nuedexta in nursing homes. Nuedexta is a drug approved by the FDA to treat PBA (pseudobulbar affect), a condition which causes sufferers to experience…
  • Sep 22

    Lack of Proper Climate Control in Hollywood Nursing Home

    Lack of Proper Climate Control in Hollywood Nursing Home
    There are many forms of nursing home neglect and abuse which can be seen in nursing homes in Hollywood and other parts of Florida. Unfortunately, over the past month we have seen the unfolding tragic events at the Rehabilitation Center at…
  • Sep 19

    Office Job Injuries in Hollywood and South Florida

    Office Job Injuries in Hollywood and South Florida
    On the surface, office jobs in Hollywood and South Florida seem much safer than many other workplace options. There is no heavy machinery, the way there might be in an industrial environment. There aren’t the risks associated with…
Rank this Week: 908

Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

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

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • Oct 16

    Impact of Safety Campaigns on Reducing Drunk Driving

    Impact of Safety Campaigns on Reducing Drunk Driving
    For decades, state agencies and local communities have initiated mass media campaigns to promote public health and reduce drunk driving and alcohol-related accidents. Keeping the public aware is essential because according to the NHTSA…
  • Oct 9

    How and Why Wrong Way Accidents Occur

    How and Why Wrong Way Accidents Occur
    Some of the most catastrophic accidents occur when a driver headed down the highway suddenly spots a truck or car traveling directly toward them in the wrong direction that that could cause a horrific head-on collision. Usually, these…
  • Oct 2

    Illinois Quarterly Nursing Home Report :: Jan. – Mar. 2017

    Illinois Quarterly Nursing Home Report :: Jan. – Mar. 2017
    The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) routinely conduct surveys on nursing homes to determine if any facility has violated regulations in the Nursing Home Care Act. The state agency is responsible for certifying skilled nursing…
Rank this Week: 3624

Pennsylvania Accident Lawyer Blog

Pennsylvania Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law and workers' compensation. By Needle Law Firm

https://www.needlelawfirm.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 4168

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jeff Blackwell.

http://www.alabamainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Oct 16

    Personal Injury? You Need A Real Trial Lawyer, Not An Ambulance Chaser.

    Personal Injury? You Need A Real Trial Lawyer, Not An Ambulance Chaser.
    Drawing from Beinecke Library (License link: CC BY-SA 2.0) The Insurance Journal recently reported the story of a client solicitation and kickback scheme involving several Florida attorneys. The arrested Florida attorneys were charged…
  • Oct 9

    A Discussion Of Workers’ Compensation Trials In Alabama

    A Discussion Of Workers’ Compensation Trials In Alabama
    Last Friday, I spoke at a workers’ compensation seminar in Birmingham. If you have read this blog in the past, then you know my strong feelings that lawyers should be life-long students of their legal specialty. That’s why our…
  • Oct 2

    Hurt In A Car Accident By A Bankrupt Driver? You May Still Recover Compensation For Your Personal Injuries.

    Hurt In A Car Accident By A Bankrupt Driver? You May Still Recover Compensation For Your Personal Injuries.
    Another driver crashed into you. You suffered personal injuries in the car accident. Now, you need medical care. Medical Bills. Lost Wages. Disability. Pain and Suffering. You may be worried about several issues. So, you decide to make a…
Rank this Week: 3792

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

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

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Oct 13

    Mother sues Chicago school board over son’s drowning death

    Mother sues Chicago school board over son’s drowning death
    The mother of a special needs student who drowned in a high school swimming pool filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Chicago Board of Education. The lawsuit, filed in Cook County Circuit Court, is seeking in excess of $100,000 in…
  • Oct 6

    Man faces multiple charges in fatal collision that killed mom and son

    Man faces multiple charges in fatal collision that killed mom and son
    A 25-year-old man was charged with two counts of reckless homicide of an unborn child and 14 counts of reckless homicide in a deadly car accident that occurred in rural Beecher, Illinois. An expectant mother and her three young sons died in…
  • Sep 30

    Police officer exceeding speed limit not charged in wrongful death case

    Police officer exceeding speed limit not charged in wrongful death case
    On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at how a Naperville police officer was not charged for speeding and killing a woman. The woman’s family is suing the city for wrongful death.
Rank this Week: 1112

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/
  • Oct 12

    Health Wonk Review’s “Pink Edition”

    Health Wonk Review’s “Pink Edition”
    InsureBlog’s Hank Stern has posted the latest edition, the “Pink Edition,” of Health Wonk Review. Why the “Pink Edition?” Because October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Hank and his team, Love,…
  • Oct 10

    Workers’ Comp as Percentage of Payroll: NASI Report

    Workers’ Comp as Percentage of Payroll: NASI Report
    The National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) recently issued its 20th annual report on Workers’ Compensation: Benefits, Coverage, and Costs. The study provides estimates of workers’ compensation payments—cash and…
  • Sep 28

    News Roundup: Health Wonk Review and noteworthy news from around the web

    News Roundup: Health Wonk Review and noteworthy news from around the web
    A fresh Health Wonk Review is hot off the press and the word for the day is “fatigue.” The 3rd congressional attempt at Affordable Care Act repeal ground to a halt last week after it became apparent that there weren’t enough…
Rank this Week: 455

Grossman Law Blog

Grossman Law Blog

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

http://www.injuryrelief.com/blog/
  • Oct 12

    Is Providing an Interpreter for the Deaf-Blind at a Movie Theater Required by the ADA?

    Is Providing an Interpreter for the Deaf-Blind at a Movie Theater Required by the ADA?
    I didn’t think I’d write even a single piece about movie theaters during my tenure here, and yet I’m about to do so for the third time. The offenses involved in the other two–a bad date and a questionable screening…
  • Oct 10

    (Updated) Drunk Driving Chronicle: Harris County, Texa

    (Updated) Drunk Driving Chronicle: Harris County, Texa
    Texas continues to be infamous for leading the country in drunk driving fatalities. Partly due to its size, but also due to a high rate of drunk driving, Harris County (Houston) contributes more to that dubious distinction than any other…
  • Oct 9

    If South Carolina Can Mandate Liquor Liability Insurance, Why Can’t Texas?

    If South Carolina Can Mandate Liquor Liability Insurance, Why Can’t Texas?
    Good news, South Carolinians! Legislators in your state passed a law in June requiring bars and restaurants that sell alcohol past 5 p.m. to have liability insurance policies of at least $1 million. Under the new law, these businesses will…
Rank this Week: 401

James M. Hoffmann Blog

James M. Hoffmann Blog

Covers Missouri workers' compensation and personal injury.

http://www.hoffmannworkcomp.com/category/blog/
  • Oct 11

    Lockout / Tagout Procedures for Preventing Workplace Injurie

    Lockout / Tagout Procedures for Preventing Workplace Injurie
    Machines have the potential to cause a number of injuries among workers. Many people work around various types of machines in the workplace, and there is a set of rules according to which these machines should be used, run and maintained.…
  • Oct 9

    Torn Knee Ligament Injuries – St. Louis Work Injury Attorney

    Torn Knee Ligament Injuries – St. Louis Work Injury Attorney
    Knee injuries are quite common in the construction, manufacturing or any other industry that requires manual labor. The knee is the largest weight bearing joint in the human body. There are four ligaments in our knee. If a tendon ruptures or…
  • Oct 5

    How Chemical Exposure Can Cause Cancer – St. Louis Work Injury Lawyer

    How Chemical Exposure Can Cause Cancer – St. Louis Work Injury Lawyer
    Chemical exposure in the workplace poses a serious risk to workers and can cause health problems ranging from minor skin irritation to respiratory diseases. As of 2014, nearly 8.8 percent of all workplace fatalities were attributed to toxic…
Rank this Week: 3534

Workers' Compensation Blog

Workers' Compensation Blog

By Gaylord & Nantais.

http://blog.gaylordnantais.com/
  • Oct 11

    How to Rescue a Crush Injury Victim at Your Workplace

    How to Rescue a Crush Injury Victim at Your Workplace
    Crush injuries can be extremely serious when they occur within the workplace. If your company offers training on how to handle specific injuries, make sure to include crush injuries so that employees... [[ This is a content summary only.…
  • Oct 4

    Asbestos Exposure At the Workplace: What Are the Consequence

    Asbestos Exposure At the Workplace: What Are the Consequence
    For several decades, companies have worked to remove asbestos from their properties. Many problems they face involve the number of ways asbestos was used. Even after it was labeled a carcinogen,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my…
  • Sep 20

    Importance of Safely Handling Chemicals at Your Workplace

    Importance of Safely Handling Chemicals at Your Workplace
    Knowing how to safely handle hazardous chemicals in the workplace can save your life as well as the lives of your co-workers. If chemicals are present in your work environment, pay close attention to... [[ This is a content summary only.…
Rank this Week: 4321

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/
  • Oct 11

    My Short-Term Disability Insurance Ran Out too Soon. What Do I Do?

    My Short-Term Disability Insurance Ran Out too Soon. What Do I Do?
    Short-term disability benefits rarely last more than 12 months. Unfortunately, the illness or injury that forced you out of work for an extended period will not stick to a deadline.   You have three basic options when your disability…
  • Sep 28

    Does My Child Qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI)?

    Does My Child Qualify for Supplemental Security Income (SSI)?
    The Social Security Administration determines each child’s eligibility for Supplement Security Income on a case-by-case basis. The agency applies criteria that include the child’s age, disability status, family structure, parental…
  • Sep 2

    Did you leave the scene of an accident even though you were not at fault

    Did you leave the scene of an accident even though you were not at fault
    State law in Ohio requires each person involved in a crash on a public road or parking lot to report the incident to police. The hit-and-run statute also imposes legal duties to remain on the scene, speak with investigators, alert emergency…
Rank this Week: 3743

Georgia Workers Compensation blog

Georgia Workers Compensation blog

Includes case studies, answers to visitor questions and commentary about Georgia workers' compensation law developments. Moderated by Attorney Jodi Ginsberg.

http://www.georgiaworkerscompblog.com
  • Oct 10

    Why Would my Employer Deny my Legitimate Injury Claim?

    Why Would my Employer Deny my Legitimate Injury Claim?
    I have written a lot on this blog about how strategies you and your lawyer can use to fight insurance company delays, refusal to authorize needed medical treatment and refusal to start weekly wage benefits. You may be wondering why…
  • May 18

    Can You Collect Workers’ Compensation Benefits if You Were at Fault in your Work Accident

    Can You Collect Workers’ Compensation Benefits if You Were at Fault in your Work Accident
    Would you be surprised to learn that you are eligible to pursue workers’ compensation benefits in Georgia cases even if you were at fault in the accident? Workers’ compensation law in Georgia is considered a “no fault”…
  • Feb 3

    How to Combat Insurance Company Delay Tactics and Refusal to Authorize Medical Treatment

    How to Combat Insurance Company Delay Tactics and Refusal to Authorize Medical Treatment
    What can you do if your treating doctor wants to refer you to a specialist, or tries to order an MRI or CT scan, but the workers’ compensation insurance company refuses to authorize this needed treatment? &nbsp Under Georgia…
Rank this Week: 1590

Arkansas Personal Injury,…

Arkansas Personal Injury, Disability and Workers' Compensation Law Blog

By Ken Kieklak.

http://www.kieklaklawfirm.com/blog/
  • Oct 9

    5 Ways Children Can be Eligible for Their Parents’ Social Security Benefits in Arkansa

    5 Ways Children Can be Eligible for Their Parents’ Social Security Benefits in Arkansa
    Social Security is not just for the elderly. Thousands of Americans, young and old, receive Social Security benefits for their disabilities. Many of these are based on their work history. Like with retirement plans from Social Security, the…
  • Oct 4

    Can Social Security be Garnished to Pay Student Loans in Arkansas?

    Can Social Security be Garnished to Pay Student Loans in Arkansas?
    Wage garnishment is a complicated topic – especially when it comes to garnishing Social Security. If you are receiving Social Security Disability, you may not be elderly or retired. Many young people receive need-based Supplemental…
  • Sep 28

    Can I Receive Social Security Disability Benefits for Multiple Sclerosis?

    Can I Receive Social Security Disability Benefits for Multiple Sclerosis?
    For those suffering with multiple sclerosis (MS), your condition may be severe enough to give you difficulties with standing, balancing, walking, or fine motor function. Fortunately, the Social Security Administration (SSA) includes multiple…
Rank this Week: 3917

Wynn & Wynn Blog

Wynn & Wynn Blog

Covers injury and workers' compensation law.

http://www.wynnandwynn.com/our-blog/
  • 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.…
  • Aug 28

    WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO CONSULT AN ATTORNEY ABOUT MY LEGAL ISSUE?

    WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO CONSULT AN ATTORNEY ABOUT MY LEGAL ISSUE?
    By: Attorney Kevin J. O’Malley| Partner I. Introduction Each of us, over the course of our lives, will encounter situations where legal advice is required. Whether it is an automobile accident, an injury at work, employment issues,…
  • Aug 7

    HOW TO APPLY FOR SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS AFTER BEING INJURED

    HOW TO APPLY FOR SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS AFTER BEING INJURED
    By: Cara M. Kuzmiski | Law Clerk Have you been hurt and can’t return to work as a result of your injuries? Are you, or have you been involved in a workers compensation or personal injury case due to these injuries? If so, you may…
Rank this Week: 3012

Petrillo & Goldberg Law Blog

Petrillo & Goldberg Law Blog

Covers New Jersey workers' compensation law.

http://www.petrilloandgoldberg.com/blog/
  • Oct 6

    Workers’ compensation for worker who contracted Legionnaires’ Disease

    Workers’ compensation for worker who contracted Legionnaires’ Disease
    A Pennsylvania court ruled that a man who became disabled after developing Legionnaires’ Disease, is entitled to workers’ compensation and medical benefits. Shawn Gillen said he contracted Legionnaires’ Disease as a result…
  • Sep 25

    Settlement of labor law accusations against six South Jersey gas station

    Settlement of labor law accusations against six South Jersey gas station
    According to their U.S. Labor Department, the proprietors of six South Jersey gas stations will pay over $460,000 to employees who worked 70 hours per week for an amount below the minimum wage, and received no compensation for overtime. USA…
  • Aug 31

    Governor Christie says he will approve back pay for furloughed workers during government shutdown

    Governor Christie says he will approve back pay for furloughed workers during government shutdown
    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said he would approve legislation to restore compensation for workers who were laid off when the state government was shut down. This marked the second shutdown in the history of the state. A representative…
Rank this Week: 4301

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/
  • 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…
  • Sep 27

    REVIEW-REOPENING CLAIMS IN IOWA WORK COMP CASES

    REVIEW-REOPENING CLAIMS IN IOWA WORK COMP CASES
    Under Iowa workers’ compensation law if there has been a change of condition in a worker’s situation since the case was settled or went to hearing the worker can receive additional disability benefits.  The worker needs to…
  • Sep 20

    AN INJURED IOWA WORKER DOES NOT NEED TO HAVE A PERFECT CASE

    AN INJURED IOWA WORKER DOES NOT NEED TO HAVE A PERFECT CASE
    The Iowa Workers’ Compensation Commissioner filed a recent appeal decision in the case of Michael McBurney v. Agri Star Meat & Poultry. Mr. McBurney’s claim was that he was knocked down by a fork lift and suffered a low back…
Rank this Week: 2522

Workers' Law Watch

Workers' Law Watch

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

http://workerslawwatch.com/
  • Oct 6

    Broken Trust – Breaking The “Grand Bargain” Of Workers’ Compensation

    Broken Trust – Breaking The “Grand Bargain” Of Workers’ Compensation
    More than 100 years ago, Workers’ Compensation was established as a “grand bargain” between workers and employers. The state legislature enacted laws where injured workers gave up their right to sue if they were hurt on the…
  • Sep 14

    New York State Workers’ Compensation Board Proposes Broad Anti-Worker Change

    New York State Workers’ Compensation Board Proposes Broad Anti-Worker Change
    There is a phrase in politics known as Friday News Dump or Take out the Trash Day. In other words, the act of releasing certain news items at the end of the work week in an attempt to avoid media scrutiny. In the case of the New York State…
  • Sep 14

    New York State Workers’ Compensation Board Proposes Broad Anti-Worker Change

    New York State Workers’ Compensation Board Proposes Broad Anti-Worker Change
    There is a phrase in politics known as Friday News Dump or Take out the Trash Day. In other words, the act of releasing certain news items at the end of the work week in an attempt to avoid media scrutiny. In the case of the New York State…
Rank this Week: 1384

Wisconsin Workers' Compensation…

Wisconsin Workers' Compensation Experts

Covers trends and developments in workers’ compensation law, in Wisconsin and throughout the United States. By Domer Law.

http://www.wisworkcompexperts.com/
  • Oct 5

    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 older post is especially timely and 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’…
  • Sep 14

    Work-Related Falls Cause Serious Injuries And Death

    Work-Related Falls Cause Serious Injuries And Death
    “It’s not the fall that gets you” the old skydiving joke goes, “It’s the sudden stop at the bottom.” Falls are one of the greatest dangers in workers’ compensation. We fear many other perils, but more…
  • Sep 14

    Work-Related Falls Cause Serious Injuries And Death

    Work-Related Falls Cause Serious Injuries And Death
    “It’s not the fall that gets you” the old skydiving joke goes, “It’s the sudden stop at the bottom.” Falls are one of the greatest dangers in workers’ compensation. We fear many other perils, but more…
Rank this Week: 2331

New York Accident Lawyer Blog

New York Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation, construction, employment, and injury law. By Oresky & Associates, pllc.

https://www.oreskylaw.com/en/blog/
Rank this Week: 4462

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: 645