How to Protect Your Personal Injury Settlement from an Erisa Lien
Imagine you have sustained injuries and you can’t go to work. Your employer may have provided health care benefits to you, and you received settlements from the at-fault party.
However, did you know that some third-party entities can claim liens from your case and … Continue readingMore Tag
Social Security Disability and Epilepsy
Do you have Epilepsy and want to get disability benefits?
If yes, you need to know a few vital points while applying for Social Security disability benefits. You have to most importantly, ensure you satisfy the listing for Epilepsy and follow some tips to get approved.
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Can I Apply for Disability while I’m Working?
You can apply for disability benefits if you have a physical or psychological disability that severely limits your capacity to work.
However, what if you manage to work while receiving disability benefits?
Will the disability benefits stop, or can you continue receiving them?
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7 Leading Causes for Fatal Work-Related Injuries
In 2019 alone, a total of 5,333 workers died in the USA because of traumatic work-related injuries.
That’s why the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reminds employers and workers to be extra careful, especially in hazardous working conditions. An example is on construction sites, where most of … Continue readingMore Tag
All About Workers’ Compensation Death Benefits in California
Particular close relatives and dependents can receive workers’ compensation death benefits when their loved one dies. The compensation helps cover the financial and emotional suffering that a family may experience during those difficult times.
However, you may ask who among the close relatives and dependents are eligible … Continue readingMore Tag
Is My Employer Liable If I Get Sick With COVID-19 at Work?
Workers’ compensation covers all work-related injuries for all workers in California.
However, you may wonder if it covers COVID-19 cases, especially since it’s difficult to prove that you got infected at the workplace?
What should you remember when claiming workers’ comp for COVID-19 … Continue readingMore Tag
Seven Leading Causes for Slips and Falls at the Grocery Store
Slips and falls are common in grocery stores because of different reasons. These accidents inflict injuries to customers and possibly lead to lawsuits.
It’s thus better to know the top causes of slips and falls in grocery stores to avoid them the next time … Continue readingMore Tag
Am I Eligible for Benefits If I’m Homeless and Disabled?
Are you a homeless and disabled person in Burbank?
Do you wonder if you’re still entitled to receive Supplemental Security Income or Social Security Disability Insurance?
The good news is that you can still apply for these benefits despite your situation. However, you must remember … Continue readingMore Tag
Do I Have to Repay Benefits Overpayments?
Did you receive an overpayment notice from the Social Security Administration?
Are you worried about paying the amount on time?
It’s normal to panic, but it is better to calm down and understand the situation. You need to determine why you received the overpayment notice and determine the … Continue readingMore Tag
Who Is Liable for Slipping on a Wet Floor?
Slipping on a wet floor is not only embarrassing, but it can cause injuries too.
However, do you know that you can claim compensation for slip and fall accidents in California? This is especially true if you sustain injuries and can prove somebody’s failure to handle … Continue readingMore Tag