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How Much is a Personal Injury Claim Worth?

Posted on Jan 7, 2010 5:30am PST If you have recently suffered an injury due to malpractice or negligence, you are probably wondering whether or not you have grounds to file a lawsuit for compensation. You are also probably wondering how much your personal injury claim is worth. This is a question we get asked… Read More »

Psychological Aspects of a Work Injury

Posted on Jan 6, 2010 5:30am PST Pain, discomfort, and physical limitations are a part of any injury. When a person suffers an injury while on the job, they have the right to seek both medical and financial benefits through the workers’ compensation system. These benefits are used to pay for the victim’s monthly expenses… Read More »

Alternatives to Social Security Disability Benefits

Posted on Jan 5, 2010 3:42pm PST Social Security Disability Insurance benefits are available to people who have suffered a total disability, and are now no longer able to work. If you are planning to file for Social Security disability benefits, it’s in your best interest to hire an attorney to represent you during the… Read More »

Ways to Prevent Nursing Home Abuse

Posted on Jan 4, 2010 5:30am PST Are you concerned your loved one is being abused, neglected or mistreated in a nursing home? If so, there are several proactive steps you can take to prevent nursing home abuse from continuing to occur: Set up a video surveillance system in your loved one’s room. It is… Read More »

Can an Employer Be Sued for a Workplace Injury?

Posted on Jan 1, 2010 5:30am PST When a person suffers an injury while on the job or as a result of their job duties, he or she has the right to apply for medical and financial benefits through the North Carolina workers’ compensation system. Unlike other types of injury claims, the victim does not… Read More »

Why It’s Always Important to See a Doctor After an Accident

Posted on Dec 31, 2009 3:30am PST If you have been injured in an auto accident, it is essential that you see a doctor right away if you wish to obtain a large recovery. The amount of compensation you ultimately recover is based largely on the extent of your injuries. The only way to know… Read More »

What is a Total Disability?

Posted on Dec 30, 2009 5:30am PST In order to qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits you must prove you are suffering from a “total disability.”  Social Security benefits are not available to anyone suffering from a short-term or partial disability. According to the Social Security Administration, you will be considered “totally disabled” and… Read More »

Contributory Negligence v. Comparative Negligence

Posted on Dec 29, 2009 4:40pm PST If you have suffered an injury due to another person’s negligence in the state of North Carolina, it is important to understand the difference between contributory negligence and comparative negligence. Comparative Negligence The majority of states operate under comparative negligence. This means that if someone is injured as… Read More »

Identifying Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Posted on Dec 28, 2009 5:30am PST Nursing home abuse is a very real problem that affects thousands of people of year. If you suspect your loved one is being neglected, abused or mistreated in a nursing home, there are several signs you can look for to validate your suspicions: Unexplained injuries, bruises, scratches, cuts,… Read More »

Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits v. Supplemental Security Income

Posted on Dec 25, 2009 5:30am PST Both Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits and Supplemental Security Income are available to people suffering from an injury, illness, or disability and are consequently no longer able to work. However, there are some differences between the two. Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits are available to people who have… Read More »

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