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Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

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

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • May 22

    Woman’s family files wrongful death lawsuit against DUI suspect in car crash

    Woman’s family files wrongful death lawsuit against DUI suspect in car crash
    The family of a 79-year-old woman who was killed in a car accident filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver allegedly responsible for it. He faces several DUI criminal charges in connection to the crash in Tinley Park, Illinois.…
  • May 15

    Employee sues J.F. Electric for retaliation over workers’ compensation claim

    Employee sues J.F. Electric for retaliation over workers’ compensation claim
    A former J.F. Electric Inc. employee filed a lawsuit against the company alleging he was wrongfully terminated for filing a workers’ compensation claim. Jack Holshouser sued his employer in Madison County Circuit Court in Illinois on…
  • May 11

    Joliet man arrested for reckless driving after crashing car in police chase

    Joliet man arrested for reckless driving after crashing car in police chase
    Joliet police arrested a man who failed to stop for a traffic violation and ended up crashing into the median of Route 6 in Illinois. He was charged with reckless driving, fleeing and eluding, and leaving the scene of an accident. Keenan L.…
Rank this Week: 219

Grossman Law Blog

Grossman Law Blog

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

http://www.injuryrelief.com/blog/
  • May 22

    Harbor Freight Recalls Over A Million Chainsaws That Might Not Turn Off

    Harbor Freight Recalls Over A Million Chainsaws That Might Not Turn Off
    Many products are inherently dangerous straight off the assembly line; three arbitrary examples that spring to mind are kitchen knives, motorcycles, and fireworks. Each of these presents a certain amount of risk even during normal use, but we…
  • May 16

    Is This the Worst Trucking Company Management Decision Ever?

    Is This the Worst Trucking Company Management Decision Ever?
    Sometimes I come across something that’s so shocking that there’s really no way to introduce it, but to just dive right in. This is one of those things. Recently, an employee at the firm came across a video of a fatigued truck…
  • May 7

    Is Viva Tacoland Partly Liable for Its Employee’s Alleged Crime?

    Is Viva Tacoland Partly Liable for Its Employee’s Alleged Crime?
    According to San Antonio news outlets, a bartender at the Viva Tacoland bar stands accused of “spiking” the drinks of two female patrons of the bar on March 25. 30-year-old Dillonger Hackett was arrested on Monday April 23 for…
Rank this Week: 283

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: 342

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

By Paul McAndrew Law Firm.

http://iowaworkcomplaw.com/
  • May 24

    Experience Of New Virginia Legislator Points To Difficulty Of Multi-State Claims For Injured Worker

    Experience Of New Virginia Legislator Points To Difficulty Of Multi-State Claims For Injured Worker
    Democrat Lee Carter, a democratic socialist, won an election to represent Virginia’s 50th District in the state’s House of Delegates. Today’s post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. Lee Carter…
  • May 21

    Limits on Medical Treatment Options for Injured Workers?

    Limits on Medical Treatment Options for Injured Workers?
    Today’s post comes from guest author Charlie Domer, from The Domer Law Firm. Doctor choice.  And choice of treatment.  The Wisconsin way. Unlike systems in other states, an injured worker in Wisconsin has access to their own…
  • May 17

    I’M A 10!!!!

    I’M A 10!!!!
    Today’s post comes from guest author Roger Moore, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. This article will not be discussing Bo Derek’s memorable jog down a beach in that memorable movie of the same name.  Instead it discusses the…
Rank this Week: 361

SC Disability Law

SC Disability Law

Discusses personal injury, workers compensation and Social Security disability issues. By Rita Metts.

http://scdisabilitylaw.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 14

    Veterans with disabilities may receive compensation

    Veterans with disabilities may receive compensation
    Veterans with disabilities may receive compensationThis blog is not intended as legal advice, nor an offer of legal representation. We encourage honest communication regarding Social Security Disability. Please contact an attorney for legal…
  • Apr 14

    Covering the Bases: Social Security Disability, Medicare and returning to work - CapitalGazette.com: Covering The Base

    Covering the Bases: Social Security Disability, Medicare and returning to work - CapitalGazette.com: Covering The Base
    Covering the Bases: Social Security Disability, Medicare and returning to work - CapitalGazette.com: Covering The BasesThis blog is not intended as legal advice, nor an offer of legal representation. We encourage honest communication…
  • Apr 14

    Apply wisely for disability benefit

    Apply wisely for disability benefit
    Apply wisely for disability benefitsThis blog is not intended as legal advice, nor an offer of legal representation. We encourage honest communication regarding Social Security Disability. Please contact an attorney for legal advice…
Rank this Week: 383

North Carolina Disability Law Blog

North Carolina Disability Law Blog

Addresses legal issues regarding obtaining personal injury, workers compensation, veterans disability and social security disability benefits. By the Bishop Law Firm.

https://www.disabilitylawfirmnc.com/posts/
  • May 24

    Louisburg, NC Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

    Louisburg, NC Workers’ Compensation Lawyer
    Have you been injured at work and need a Louisburg, NC Workers' Compensation Lawyer? Being injured while working can result in permanent disabilities and financial losses that are difficult to recover from without legal help. The Bishop Law…
  • May 21

    Smithfield, NC Personal Injury Lawyer

    Smithfield, NC Personal Injury Lawyer
    Do you need a Smithfield, NC Personal Injury Lawyer? If so, The Bishop Law Firm can help. We represent personal injury clients in Smithfield, NC and surrounding areas. Read on for cases we handle and how we can help you. Call us today for a…
  • May 18

    PTSD After NC Car Accident Injurie

    PTSD After NC Car Accident Injurie
    If you are having mental health symptoms after an accident, read on for information about PTSD after NC Car Accident Injuries and seek mental health treatment as soon as possible. We represent car accident victims in North Carolina and do not…
Rank this Week: 486

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/
  • May 23

    Injured Georgia Worker Required to Disclose Side Business While on Medical Leave

    Injured Georgia Worker Required to Disclose Side Business While on Medical Leave
    When Georgia workers are injured, they are generally entitled to compensation during the time they are unable to work under the Georgia Workers’ Compensation program. However, these days, many people work more than one job, raising the…
  • May 16

    The Impact of OSHA Citations on Workers’ Compensation Claims in Georgia

    The Impact of OSHA Citations on Workers’ Compensation Claims in Georgia
    All employers are required to provide a safe workplace for their employees. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) sets and enforces workplace safety standards, and all employers are required to comply with OSHA’s…
  • May 7

    Workplace Injuries Caused by the Negligence of Coworkers in Georgia

    Workplace Injuries Caused by the Negligence of Coworkers in Georgia
    Since workplace injuries are generally governed by workers’ compensation laws, bringing a Georgia work injury claim against a coworker can be complicated. In a recent case, one state’s supreme court rejected the claims of two…
Rank this Week: 471

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/
  • May 25

    Family Law’s Democratic Foundation

    Family Law’s Democratic Foundation
    Sean Hannon Williams, Divorce All the Way Down: Local Voice and Family Law’s Democratic Deficit, 98 B.U. L. Rev. 579 (2018) Kaiponanea Matsumura For decades, scholars have heaped scorn on family law’s open-ended legal standards…
  • May 24

    Illuminating Societal Stereotyping of Bisexuals and the Need for Strategies to Reduce Stigmatization

    Illuminating Societal Stereotyping of Bisexuals and the Need for Strategies to Reduce Stigmatization
    Brian Dodge et al., Attitudes Toward Bisexual Men and Women Among a Nationally Representative Probability Sample of Adults in the United States, 11 PLoS ONE (2016). Ann E. Tweedy Despite the fact that bisexuals are, by most counts, the…
  • May 23

    Chevron as Remedy

    Chevron as Remedy
    Andrew F. Hessick, Remedial Chevron, 96 N.C. L. Rev __ (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Caprice Roberts What’s not to love about a remedies approach to solving an Administrative Law problem? Professor Andrew Hessick’s…
Rank this Week: 542

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • May 24

    Use These 16 Tips To Plug Work Comp Claim Leakage

    Use These 16 Tips To Plug Work Comp Claim Leakage
    The failure by the self insured’s third party administrator (TPA) or in-house staff adjusters to comply with workers’ compensation claim handling Best Practices normally results in higher than necessary claim cost. …
  • May 23

    Unions Really Can Be Workers’ Comp Asset

    Unions Really Can Be Workers’ Comp Asset
    When most people think of labor unions and workers compensation, they think of the role of unions in supporting questionable workers compensation claims. When a factory closes and then most of the union work force files belated worker’s…
  • May 22

    6 Ways Post-Settlement Professional Administrators Can Provide Peace of Mind

    6 Ways Post-Settlement Professional Administrators Can Provide Peace of Mind
    Injured workers with long-standing claims and ongoing medical concerns are often hesitant to settle their case because they fear running out of money too soon and potentially having no one to turn to for help. Increasingly, injured workers…
Rank this Week: 539

Workers' Compensation Watch

Workers' Compensation Watch

By Rehm, Bennet & Moore.

http://workerscompensationwatch.com/
  • May 24

    Don’t Go It Alone

    Don’t Go It Alone
    It’s fitting that today’s guest post about the difficulties of representing yourself in a workers compensation case come from New York City lawyer Richard Cahill Jr., from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. Last…
  • May 21

    The NEOC Is Slow To Investigate Claims, Here Are Some Alternatives For Employees Dealing With Discrimination On The Job

    The NEOC Is Slow To Investigate Claims, Here Are Some Alternatives For Employees Dealing With Discrimination On The Job
    The Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission (NEOC) is taking at least upwards of 7 ½ months to assign investigators in employment discrimination cases. In practical terms, this means that discrimination charges wait months before they…
  • May 17

    Small Businesses Don’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance

    Small Businesses Don’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance
    Today’s post comes from guest author Thomas Domer, from The Domer Law Firm. In a new study by Insureon, less than 1 in 5 small businesses carry workers’ compensation.  Although all State regulations require that small…
Rank this Week: 707

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • May 24

    Is Muscular Dystrophy Disabling?

    Is Muscular Dystrophy Disabling?
    As a Florida SSD attorney firm, we find muscular dystrophy disability to be a common condition used in SSD applications. Muscular dystrophy is a group of diseases that causes progressive muscle weakness and muscle loss. This group of diseases…
  • May 22

    Is Mental Injury Covered by Florida Workers’ Compensation?

    Is Mental Injury Covered by Florida Workers’ Compensation?
    Not every medical condition is visible. Not all wounds are readily apparent when someone looks at you. They can be no less debilitating than physical afflictions; the problem is that people don’t see them as readily. People suffering…
  • May 21

    Does My Weight Qualify Me for Disability?

    Does My Weight Qualify Me for Disability?
    Social Security Disability (SSD) is a federally mandated insurance program meant to provide both financial and healthcare assistance to individuals struggling to work. Before applying for these benefits, contact an SSD lawyer for help…
Rank this Week: 924

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/
  • May 24

    Governor Signs Law Expanding Public Worker Union Right

    Governor Signs Law Expanding Public Worker Union Right
    As reported by NJ.com, Governor Phil Murphy recently signed a bill strengthening the rights of public worker unions, which could face a big threat from a looming decision by the United States Supreme Court. The bill, A3686, the Workplace…
  • May 16

    Assembly Votes Out Bill Requiring Public Employees Guilty of Sexual Assault, Harassment To Forfeit Pension

    Assembly Votes Out Bill Requiring Public Employees Guilty of Sexual Assault, Harassment To Forfeit Pension
    As reported by NJSpotlight.com, inspired by the nationwide campaign against sexual harassment known as the #MeToo movement, lawmakers in New Jersey are proposing a costly new punishment for elected officials and public workers who use their…
  • May 1

    Labor Arbitration Awards: Be Mindful of The Standard of Review

    Labor Arbitration Awards: Be Mindful of The Standard of Review
    As reported by the New Jersey Law Journal, the Appellate Division recently issued an opinion in the case Policemen’s Benevolent Association v. Camden County Board of Chosen Freeholders, which addressed a challenge to a labor arbitration…
Rank this Week: 933

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/
  • May 17

    Work-Related Death in Milwaukee

    Work-Related Death in Milwaukee
    Another sad day at a Wisconsin workplace.  The news came out that a worker was killed in a traumatic incident at a major Wisconsin employer: Oak Creek man killed in Caterpillar accident. Such tragedies are becoming more and more…
  • May 7

    Workers’ Memorial Day…and the Decline in Worker Safety

    Workers’ Memorial Day…and the Decline in Worker Safety
    Last week (April 28) was Workers’ Memorial Day, remembering and honoring all those workers who have been injured or killed in the workplace.  While we’ve come a long way in our country toward protecting workers, current…
  • Apr 16

    Trump Policies Bad for Workers’ Compensation

    Trump Policies Bad for Workers’ Compensation
    Dr. Richard Victor Dr. Richard Victor, an economist who founded the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) 35 years ago, just presented a paper at the WCRI National Conference in Boston.  He indicated that federal policies…
Rank this Week: 934

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/
  • Apr 26

    5th Annual National Safety Stand-Down Construction Fall Prevention Campaign

    5th Annual National Safety Stand-Down Construction Fall Prevention Campaign
    Falls from an elevated position continue to the leading cause of death for construction employees. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, around 37% (370 out of 991) of construction fatalities recorded in 2016 were caused by a fall. The…
  • Apr 5

    National Work Zone Awareness Week Starts April 9th

    National Work Zone Awareness Week Starts April 9th
    National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) is a campaign held every year in the spring at the beginning of construction season to bring national attention to motorist and worker safety issues and encourage safe driving through highway work…
  • Mar 27

    Hazleton Plant to Shut Its Doors This Summer

    Hazleton Plant to Shut Its Doors This Summer
    Quad Graphics, a company with facilities all over the world, will be closing its Humboldt Industrial Park location on June 1, 2018.  The closing of the Hazleton area plant will lead to around 165 people being out of work.  Employees…
Rank this Week: 861

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: 850

The QR Legal Blog

The QR Legal Blog

Features substantive, practice related articles, firm updates and legislative/legal alerts. By Quatrini Rafferty.

http://qrlegal.blogspot.com/
  • Nov 20

    Community Leader: David S. DeRose, Esq.

    Community Leader: David S. DeRose, Esq.
    Great to see QR attorney David S. DeRose featured in the Fall 2013 edition of the The Pittsburgh Foundation's FORUM newsletter.http://pittsburghfoundation.org/sites/default/files/FORUM%20Fall%202013.pdf
  • Oct 8

    PA Injured Workers: HISTOPLASMOSIS IN THE WORKPLACE: THE BAT DROPPINGS...

    PA Injured Workers: HISTOPLASMOSIS IN THE WORKPLACE: THE BAT DROPPINGS...
    PA Injured Workers: HISTOPLASMOSIS IN THE WORKPLACE: THE BAT DROPPINGS...: by Vincent J. Quatrini, Jr.   Are you exposed to bat droppings and bird manure in your workplace?  If so, you may be a at risk fo...
  • Sep 25

    Relax the Back: Lessons from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette

    Relax the Back: Lessons from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    Below are links to a three-part series on back pain and its treatment from the Pittsburgh Post…
Rank this Week: 795

South Carolina Injury Lawyer Blog

South Carolina Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers auto accidents, general liability, nursing homes and workers compensation. By Howell and Christmas, LLC.

http://www.southcarolinainjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 2

    Former Employee Faces Criminal Charge for Alleged Assault/Abuse at Mt. Pleasant Nursing Home

    Former Employee Faces Criminal Charge for Alleged Assault/Abuse at Mt. Pleasant Nursing Home
    Your lawyers in Charleston at Howell and Christmas, LLC recently read a Post and Courier article concerning of a horrifying incident of nursing home abuse at a Mt. Pleasant facility. The alleged assailant is a 44-year-old North Charleston man…
  • Dec 25

    Engineering Shortcuts Lead to Building Collapse and Serious On the Job Injurie

    Engineering Shortcuts Lead to Building Collapse and Serious On the Job Injurie
    Similar to the last blog entry posted by your Charleston personal injury attorneys, today's post also concerns the Dallas Cowboys. But unlike the last entry, today's post focuses not on the Cowboys players, but on a 88,000-square-foot…
  • Dec 18

    Late Night Drunk Driving Accident Involving Two Dallas Cowboy

    Late Night Drunk Driving Accident Involving Two Dallas Cowboy
    As BIG football fans, your South Carolina accident lawyers at Howell and Christmas, LLC have posted numerous articles concerning America's most watched sport. Until now, however, posts have dealt primarily with player safety on the field;…
Rank this Week: 897

Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

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

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • May 25

    Cyber Actors Target Home and Office Routers and Networked Devices Worldwide

    Cyber Actors Target Home and Office Routers and Networked Devices Worldwide
    Cybersecurity researchers have identified that foreign cyber actors have compromised hundreds of thousands of home and office routers and other networked devices worldwide [1] [2]. The actors used VPNFilter malware to target small office/home…
  • May 25

    CA Cities and Counties announce settlement agreement with NL Industries on lead paint

    CA Cities and Counties announce settlement agreement with NL Industries on lead paint
    NL to provide $60.2 million in funding to address lead paint in homes across CaliforniaAfter 18 years of litigation, NL Industries, Inc. (“NL”) and the People of the State of California, represented by the County Counsels and City…
  • May 18

    R.G.B. - Equality in the Workplace

    R.G.B. - Equality in the Workplace
    Last night I had the opportunity of viewing the newly released movie, R.G.B., an insightful and inspiring documentary about the awesome career of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.  Justice Ginsburg and Jimmy Carter shaking hands, c. …
Rank this Week: 1332

Duncan Law Blog

Duncan Law Blog

Covers North Carolina bankruptcy and workers compensation issues.

http://www.duncanlawonline.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 1394

Arkansas Personal Injury,…

Arkansas Personal Injury, Disability and Workers' Compensation Law Blog

By Ken Kieklak.

http://www.kieklaklawfirm.com/blog/
  • May 21

    Preparing for a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Arkansa

    Preparing for a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Arkansa
    A personal injury lawsuit can take quite some time depending on the amount of evidence and the type of accident you faced.  In many cases, you have months or even years to prepare for your lawsuit.  Fayetteville personal injury…
  • May 16

    What to Do if You’re Hit by a Drunk Driver in Arkansa

    What to Do if You’re Hit by a Drunk Driver in Arkansa
    Arkansas’ driving rules, like the rules of most states, prohibit driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.  Around 1,769 people are killed in car crashes each year because of drunk driving in Arkansas.  This places the…
  • May 9

    What to Do if You’re Fired After a Work Injury in Arkansas?

    What to Do if You’re Fired After a Work Injury in Arkansas?
    Dealing with a workplace injury can be difficult.  It is incredibly common to feel fear or anxiety that your boss might fire you rather than give you the time you need to recover.  For this reason, many injured workers avoid…
Rank this Week: 1234

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: 1242

Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys…

Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers Illinois medical malpractice and workers compensation. By Jerisat & Kostopoulos.

http://www.chicagopersonalinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • Jul 15

    Illinois Cancer Diagnosis Malpractice by Medical Professional

    Illinois Cancer Diagnosis Malpractice by Medical Professional
    Medical malpractice in misdiagnosis of cancer is unfortunately common in Illinois and other states. Diagnosing cancer correctly at the earliest stages is crucial to having a good outcome. At its earliest stages, cancer can often be cured by…
  • Jun 14

    Personal Injury Lawyers file Yaz/Yasmin Birth Control Pill Suit

    Personal Injury Lawyers file Yaz/Yasmin Birth Control Pill Suit
    Illinois personal injury lawyers have filed product liability lawsuits involving the Yaz and Yasmin birth control pills. Yasmin is sold under the Ocella and Zarah brands. Yaz is sold under the Gianvi brand name. Bayer Corporation,…
  • Jun 12

    Patent Infringement Verdict of $290 Million, and Clear and Convincing Standard, Upheld by U.S. Supreme Court

    Patent Infringement Verdict of $290 Million, and Clear and Convincing Standard, Upheld by U.S. Supreme Court
    Contingency fee patent attorneys have won a victory for a small tech company . The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a $290 million patent infringement verdict against Microsoft which was appealed from Judge Leonard Davis. This is the largest patent…
Rank this Week: 1195

Chicago Workers Compensation…

Chicago Workers Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers construction accidents, truck accidents and Illinois workers compensation. By Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates P.C.

http://www.chicagoworkerscompensationlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 1243

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: 2278

Bader Law Firm Blog

Bader Law Firm Blog

Covers auto accidents and workers compensation in Georgia.

https://thebaderlawfirm.com/bader-law-blog/
  • May 25

    What Should I Do If My Child Suffered an Injury During Birth?

    What Should I Do If My Child Suffered an Injury During Birth?
    The birth of your child is supposed to be one of the most beautiful and ... The post What Should I Do If My Child Suffered an Injury During Birth? appeared first on The Bader Law Firm.
  • May 24

    Medication Mistakes May Be a Form of Medical Malpractice

    Medication Mistakes May Be a Form of Medical Malpractice
    When we visit our physician or enter the hospital or clinic we expect that we ... The post Medication Mistakes May Be a Form of Medical Malpractice appeared first on The Bader Law Firm.
  • May 22

    Back Injury Prevention and Care after an Accident at Work

    Back Injury Prevention and Care after an Accident at Work
    The back is a complicated part of the human body but one that cannot be ... The post Back Injury Prevention and Care after an Accident at Work appeared first on The Bader Law Firm.
Rank this Week: 1959

John Foy & Associates

John Foy & Associates

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

https://www.johnfoy.com/blog/
  • May 24

    Cattle Trailer Overturns On I-76

    Cattle Trailer Overturns On I-76
    Many things have clogged Georgia interstates over the years. From Coca-Cola to chickens to foam tomahawks to, as the late Keith Callan put it, that ubiquitous ladder in the roadway.... Read more » The post Cattle Trailer Overturns On…
  • May 23

    Talcum Powder Lawsuits Approved In Canada

    Talcum Powder Lawsuits Approved In Canada
    Millions of men and women in the United States had baby powder applied to their genitals as babies. Some were even told by their parents, their grandparents, friends, and other... Read more » The post Talcum Powder Lawsuits Approved In…
  • May 22

    Horrendous Bus Crash In New Jersey Involving Students And A Dump Truck

    Horrendous Bus Crash In New Jersey Involving Students And A Dump Truck
    While school buses remain the safest method of transportation for students, accidents do occur. In the years between 2004 and 2013, only .4% of fatal accidents involved school buses. Most of... Read more » The post Horrendous Bus…
Rank this Week: 2153

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

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

http://www.bgsllaw.com/mchenry-county-lawyers
  • May 23

    Four Ways to Deal With a Difficult Co-Parent

    Four Ways to Deal With a Difficult Co-Parent
    A difficult co-parent is a headache that never quite goes away after your divorce or separation. People who do not get along when together can still have a civil relationship with each other when it comes to taking care of their…
  • May 18

    Specific Incident Needed to Collect Workers' Compensation for PTSD

    Specific Incident Needed to Collect Workers' Compensation for PTSD
    In 2014, an Illinois state arbitrator awarded workers’ compensation to an Illinois State Trooper as a result of his suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. What made the case unusual was the source of the PTSD was an allegedly…
  • May 17

    Medicare Patients Must Pay Up in Personal Injury Case

    Medicare Patients Must Pay Up in Personal Injury Case
    Senior citizens and adults with certain disabilities rely on Medicare to pay for their medical expenses. This health insurance coverage is particularly helpful if you have suffered an accident that resulted in a personal injury. As with any…
Rank this Week: 2059

RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 1829

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: 2317

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment…

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment Blog

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

http://www.palaborandemploymentblog.com/
  • May 23

    Pennsylvania Court Addresses Individual Liability Under COBRA (and How to Avoid it)

    Pennsylvania Court Addresses Individual Liability Under COBRA (and How to Avoid it)
    With increasing frequency, when employees sue their employer or former employer, they also name individual managers or the company’s owners as defendants in their suit.  Under federal EEO laws (e.g. Title VII, ADA, ADEA),…
  • May 22

    Supreme Court Reverses NLRB, Rules Individual Arbitration Agreements Enforceable

    Supreme Court Reverses NLRB, Rules Individual Arbitration Agreements Enforceable
    The Supreme Court of the United States held today that arbitration agreements, which waive the right to proceed as part of a class or collective action, are enforceable in the employment context. In Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, the Court held…
  • May 16

    Some Unions Planning for Impact of Big Decision on Fair Share Fee

    Some Unions Planning for Impact of Big Decision on Fair Share Fee
    It appears that a number of labor unions are planning for the potential negative impact of a big decision regarding fair share fees.  We have heard from several public sector clients who have been contacted directly, or who have had…
Rank this Week: 1588

New York Civil Service Attorney…

New York Civil Service Attorney Law Blog

Covers employment and discrimination issues related to civil service. By the Law Offices of Kevin P. Sheerin.

http://civilservice.sheerinlaw.com/
  • May 21

    NYC DCAS Job applicants need to enter tasks performed in job application

    NYC DCAS Job applicants need to enter tasks performed in job application
    New York City’s Department of Administrative Services writes, administers and grades Civil Service Exams. A Notice of Examination states the job requirements for a civil service title. A Civil Service job candidate when filling out the…
  • Apr 14

    NYPD Oral Psychological Interview

    NYPD Oral Psychological Interview
    Candidates for NYPD and Nassau County Police Department and other law enforcement agencies may not be aware that the oral psychological exam can be rough.  The examiner, most often a Psychologist, can use an aggressive questioning…
  • Mar 31

    NYPD Disqualification NOPD

    NYPD Disqualification NOPD
    The first notice you will receive when you are NYPD disqualified is a Notice of Proposed Disqualification or NOPD.  You will have 30 days to respond to this NOPD.  It is recommended that you consult with an attorney to protect your…
Rank this Week: 1585

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/
  • May 17

    Health Wonk Review – Instagram Style

    Health Wonk Review – Instagram Style
    A picture’s worth a thousand words, and today Jason Shafrin proves it at Healthcare Economist. Jason has a photo, a chart, a graph and even a cartoon (for you Sponge Bob lovers) to illustrate what Health Wonk Review authors are posting.…
  • May 10

    It’s The Zip Code, Stupid! Update

    It’s The Zip Code, Stupid! Update
    At the end of February 2018, we wrote about a May 2017 study in JAMA Internal Medicine that concluded that where one lives is a bigger factor in health care outcomes than actual health care. This from our February post: Geography is the…
  • May 10

    On Empathy And Thoughtful Leadership

    On Empathy And Thoughtful Leadership
    In his May 1 column for Risk & Insurance, Roberto Ceniceros, evoking the memory of Abraham Lincoln, describes and recommends a leadership style radically different from that of the tweet-driven current occupant of 1600 Pennsylvania…
Rank this Week: 1792

Calbom & Schwab News

Calbom & Schwab News

Covers the topics of workers' compensation, personal injury, and Social Security disability.

http://www.calbomschwab.com/category/news/
  • May 14

    Changed Approach to Evidence in Social Security Disability Case

    Changed Approach to Evidence in Social Security Disability Case
    There have been some changes in the Social Security Disability regulations that have affected the ways in which the review of the issue of Social Security Disability is conducted. In years past, according to both Social Security Regulation…
  • Jun 12

    What Trump Gets Wrong About Social Security Disability

    What Trump Gets Wrong About Social Security Disability
    After promising voters to not touch Social Security, the Trump administration has proposed a budget(1) to Congress that would cut $72 billion from Social Security disability. This move, not supported by the facts, is based on the belief is…
  • May 17

    2017 Law Day Luncheon: Bringing the Community Together

    2017 Law Day Luncheon: Bringing the Community Together
    Calbom & Schwab attorneys Jeff Schwab and Ashley Grout recently attended the 2017 Law Day Luncheon in Wenatchee on May 12. Law Day brings together members of our community and recognizes our outstanding members of the Chelan-Douglas Bar…
Rank this Week: 1942

Pennsylvania Legal Blog

Pennsylvania Legal Blog

Commentary and news about the Pennsylvania Legal community. By the Law Offices of Daniel J. Siegel, LLC.

http://www.palegalblog.com
  • May 3

    A 94% Percent Success Rate – Wow!

    A 94% Percent Success Rate – Wow!
    Our firm is unique because many of our clients are lawyers, including firms that you see on TV or on I-95. They consult with us about ethical questions, and they hire our firm to prepare their appeal briefs, answer motions to dismiss and…
  • Apr 16

    The Small Firm Difference – A Freudian Slip of the Tongue That Tells the Truth

    The Small Firm Difference – A Freudian Slip of the Tongue That Tells the Truth
    We are often asked why a client should hire a small firm where clients speak directly with their attorney rather than a larger firm, with a large staff, large overhead, and levels of bureaucracy? When it comes to heavily advertised areas of…
  • Apr 14

    Authenticating Social Media Evidence Is Harder Than Lawyers Think

    Authenticating Social Media Evidence Is Harder Than Lawyers Think
    Let’s play a game. You’re the judge. Under the following facts, is the social media evidence admissible? After obtaining a Court Order allowing him to obtain a criminal defendant’s Facebook records, the prosecutor files a…
Rank this Week: 1492

Texas Injury Lawyers Blog

Texas Injury Lawyers Blog

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

http://www.texasinjurylawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 30

    Court Holds Judges Should Watch Video Evidence Before Ruling on Its Admissibility

    Court Holds Judges Should Watch Video Evidence Before Ruling on Its Admissibility
    Earlier this month, the state’s high court issued a written opinion in a Texas workplace injury case requiring the court to determine whether the trial court was acting within its discretion when it precluded video evidence without…
  • Apr 30

    Texas Court Rejects Employer Liability After Employee Cited in Car Accident

    Texas Court Rejects Employer Liability After Employee Cited in Car Accident
    In some cases, employers can be held responsible for their employees’ actions, including Texas car accidents involving employees. In a recent decision, a Texas appeals court considered the employer’s responsibility after its…
  • Apr 30

    Extension to Fix Expert Report Deficiencies in Texa

    Extension to Fix Expert Report Deficiencies in Texa
    In a Texas medical malpractice case, the lower court dismissed the plaintiffs’ claim without giving them a 30-day extension to fix deficiencies in their expert reports. The case arose when a man was admitted to a medical center and was…
Rank this Week: 2000

Cincinnati Attorney Blog

Cincinnati Attorney Blog

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

http://www.mckenzie-snyder.com/blog
  • Apr 30

    Major Game Changers in Hamilton Ohio’s Revitalization

    Major Game Changers in Hamilton Ohio’s Revitalization
    McKenzie & Snyder is proud to call Hamilton Ohio home. Hamilton seems to have an uncanny ability to uphold its unique history and small-town charm while providing all the conveniences and accommodations of a big city.…
  • Mar 28

    Fairfield Ohio Car Accident Lawyer

    Fairfield Ohio Car Accident Lawyer
    Auto Accident Attorney In Fairfield, OH Mckenzie & Snyder gets it. If you’ve been involved in a car accident, you are also burdened with a number of overwhelming concerns that follow. The tumult of handling insurance,…
  • Feb 27

    3 Common Myths Of Lebanon Ohio Car Accident Lawsuit

    3 Common Myths Of Lebanon Ohio Car Accident Lawsuit
      Car accidents are unpredictable. And if you’re like most people, being in an auto accident is certain to have you shaken up. While these accidents are unplanned, the way we respond is important. Shock, adrenaline,…
Rank this Week: 2269

Wynn & Wynn Blog

Wynn & Wynn Blog

Covers injury and workers' compensation law.

http://www.wynnandwynn.com/our-blog/
  • Apr 23

    Rising Star Attorney Muska Yousuf

    Rising Star Attorney Muska Yousuf
    We would like to take a moment and acknowledge Attorney Muska Yousuf.  The American Institute of Legal Advocates (AIOLA) has voted her a “Rising Star” in the field of Family Law. AIOLA is here to promote attorneys who not…
  • Apr 16

    Tax Reform’s Impact on Divorce

    Tax Reform’s Impact on Divorce
    The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act imposes sweeping changes to the tax code. Many of the changes will affect taxpayers going through a divorce. Effect on Personal Exemptions Old Law: In 2017, taxpayers claimed a personal exemption for themselves,…
  • Feb 9

    Who Gets the Ring if an Engagement Falls Through & Why You Might Not Want to Propose on a Holiday

    Who Gets the Ring if an Engagement Falls Through & Why You Might Not Want to Propose on a Holiday
    By: Attorney Dianna M. Williams | Associate You want it to be perfect. You painstakingly plan the date, time and place where you will pop the question and ask your significant other to spend the rest of his or her life with you.  You…
Rank this Week: 1977

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: 2349

Workers' Law Watch

Workers' Law Watch

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

http://workerslawwatch.com/
  • Feb 20

    Don’t Go It Alone

    Don’t Go It Alone
    An injured worker walked through my door the other day frustrated beyond belief. He had been representing himself on his compensation claim for his back injury. He thought he did not need a lawyer and could handle it himself. The insurance…
  • Feb 9

    Injured Volunteer Firefighters And Ambulance Workers May Be Eligible For Benefit

    Injured Volunteer Firefighters And Ambulance Workers May Be Eligible For Benefit
    New York workers are generally covered by the Workers’ Compensation Law, but there are special laws which cover volunteer first responders – firefighters and ambulance workers. Closely aligned with the Workers’ Compensation…
  • Feb 4

    Firm News: Edgar Romano Named Managing Partner; Matthew Funk Named Senior Partner

    Firm News: Edgar Romano Named Managing Partner; Matthew Funk Named Senior Partner
    It is with great pleasure that we announce the promotions of two of our colleagues. They have, over decades, demonstrated hard work and dedication to injured workers, to their communities, to the practice of law, and to our firm. Edgar…
Rank this Week: 1819

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: 2240

Quad Cities Injury Lawyers

Quad Cities Injury Lawyers

Covers personal injury, workers compensation and medical malpractice issues for Illinois and Iowa lawyers. By Michael J. Warner & Associates.

http://qcinjurylawyers.wordpress.com
  • Sep 7

    Medicare Set-asides – Still Not Required in Liability Case

    Medicare Set-asides – Still Not Required in Liability Case
    The old rules were easily understood. Certain workers comp claims required a Medicare set-aside – and the rules for those claims were straightforward. For other claims – liability and no-fault cases – the parties were still…
  • Jun 2

    Iowa Supreme Court Recognizes Cause of Action for Wrongful Birth (Sort of)

    Iowa Supreme Court Recognizes Cause of Action for Wrongful Birth (Sort of)
    Is this big? Time will tell. Either way, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled in a surprisingly progressive way, joining the majority of states (including Illinois – over 30 years ago) in recognizing a cause of action for wrongful birth. The…
  • Jul 30

    More Recognition for Warner & Zimmerle Lawyers!!

    More Recognition for Warner & Zimmerle Lawyers!!
    We’re proud to announce some significant accolades for both of our attorneys! Mike Warner was nominated by his peers as a Leading Lawyer in the areas of: ADR Law: Personal Injury; Personal Injury: Professional Malpractice Personal…
Rank this Week: 1573

Florida Social Security Disability…

Florida Social Security Disability Lawyer Blog

Covers Florida construction accidents and workers' compensation law. By Randy Zeldin.

http://www.floridasocialsecuritydisabilitylawyerblog.com/
  • Aug 5

    Importance of a “Seizure Diary”

    Importance of a “Seizure Diary”
    Randy Zeldin, Esq. is a Social Security attorney and lawyer, representing individuals seeking Social Security Disability benefits due to epileptic and non-epileptic seizures and due to chronic migraine headaches. Social Security Disability…
  • Aug 5

    Importance of a “Seizure Diary”

    Importance of a “Seizure Diary”
    Randy Zeldin, Esq. is a Social Security attorney and lawyer, representing individuals seeking Social Security Disability benefits due to epileptic and non-epileptic seizures and due to chronic migraine headaches. Social Security Disability…
  • Apr 25

    Social Security Unveils New Plan for Hearing Backlog

    Social Security Unveils New Plan for Hearing Backlog
    With a backlog of nearly 1.1 million claimants awaiting hearings before a Social Security Judge, by the end of 2015, and an average wait time to get a hearing of 512 days nationwide, the pressure is on to create new ways to expedite the…
Rank this Week: 1569

Miami Personal Injury Attorney…

Miami Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Covers Florida car accident, product liability and workers compensation news. By Ruth E. Johnson.

http://www.miamipersonalinjuryattorneyblog.com/
  • Jun 1

    Florida’s workers compensation statute is self executing?

    Florida’s workers compensation statute is self executing?
    Florida statute section 440.015 states that “It is the intent of the Legislature that the Workers’ Compensation Law be interpreted so as to assure the quick and efficient delivery of disability and medical benefits to an injured…
  • Jun 1

    Florida’s workers compensation statute is self executing?

    Florida’s workers compensation statute is self executing?
    Florida statute section 440.015 states that “It is the intent of the Legislature that the Workers’ Compensation Law be interpreted so as to assure the quick and efficient delivery of disability and medical benefits to an injured…
  • Jun 1

    Florida’s workers compensation statute is self executing?

    Florida’s workers compensation statute is self executing?
    Florida statute section 440.015 states that “It is the intent of the Legislature that the Workers’ Compensation Law be interpreted so as to assure the quick and efficient delivery of disability and medical benefits to an injured…
Rank this Week: 1857

Nashville Injury Attorneys Blog

Nashville Injury Attorneys Blog

By The Law Office of Larry R. Williams, PLLC.

http://www.nashvilleinjuryattorneysblog.com/
  • May 24

    Road Trip Safety Tips for This Memorial Day Long Weekend

    Road Trip Safety Tips for This Memorial Day Long Weekend
    Are you planning a getaway this coming long weekend? We have put together a list of 3 tips for road safety to ensure you stay safe on the road. Buckle Up. According to the National Highway Safety Advisory, men 16-44 years old are least likely…
  • May 20

    Surprise Medical Bills: What You Need to Know

    Surprise Medical Bills: What You Need to Know
    When you are injured in a car wreck or other accident, the last thing you think is “I better go to a doctor that is covered by my insurance.” Unfortunately with insurance companies becoming less pro-patient and more pro-profit…
  • May 9

    The Most Likely Car Wreck

    The Most Likely Car Wreck
    Statistics have spoken. The most common type of car wreck in Tennessee has the following identifiers: Who: 21-29 Year Old Driver When: May to October: Thursday or Friday between 3-5pm Continue reading
Rank this Week: 1866

Nevada Workers' Compensation Law…

Nevada Workers' Compensation Law Blog

Covers the claims process and the law for injured workers in Nevada. By Virginia Hunt.

http://huntlawoffice.com/nevada-workers-comp-law-blog/
  • Feb 23

    Cost of PPD increased

    Cost of PPD increased
    In most cases, it is the Insurer who is responsible for paying the cost of a Permanent Partial Disability exam. However, in some cases, the burden falls on the injured worker. Unfortunately, this burden just got a bit heavier for injured…
  • Feb 10

    What happens when your FCE is invalid?

    What happens when your FCE is invalid?
    An FCE is a Functional Capacity Evaluation that takes about 2-3 hours at a physical therapist’s office selected by the adjuster to help the treating doctor determine whether the injured worker should have permanent work…
  • Jan 11

    Mileage reimbursement decreased in 2016

    Mileage reimbursement decreased in 2016
    Effective January 1, 2016, the reimbursement rate for workers compensation related travel has been decreased significantly from 57.5 cents per mile to 54 cents per mile. Injured workers are eligible for mileage allowance under NAC…
Rank this Week: 2196