Worker’s Compensation: What Happens If I Report My Injury Late?

If you are injured or become ill because of your work activities, you are likely entitled to Worker’s Compensation benefits.  Benefits include payment of medical care and for a percentage of your wage loss. However, to qualify, you must report the injury within a specified amount of time. Referred to as the Statute of Limitations, […]

How Long Does a Personal Injury Settlement Take?

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When you’ve suffered an injury and the bills are piling up, it’s understandable that you may be eager to quickly settle your personal injury claim in order to have access to cash sooner rather than later. However, the tradeoff is that you could not get full compensation. Patience is a virtue, as they say, but […]

When is a Personal Injury Severe Enough for a Lawsuit?

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If a personal injury caused by the negligence of someone else results in a severe injuries such as losing the ability to walk due to a car accident or brain damage due to a construction accident, it’s easy to see why these would be valid claims. However, what if your injury still causes you pain […]

Understanding the Criteria for Approval for SSA Disability Programs

Understanding Approval SSA Disability Programs

If you have a disability, you may be eligible for disability benefits under programs administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA). However, many people who apply have their claim denied. Having a general understanding of the programs offered, the differences between them, and how to determine eligibility requirements for your condition are vital before applying […]

Why You Need a Lawyer when Seeking Long Term Disability Benefits

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Long Term Disability (LTD) companies often don’t play fair when it comes to approving, or more aptly, denying claims. The bottom line is that they are in business to make money and therefore, paying out to every applicant is not feasible. They are well aware of every loophole that exists and every ploy to make […]

Should You Settle Your Arizona Workers Comp Case?

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If you have a long-term health issue due to a work-related illness or injury, workers’ comp may provide a measure of protection by paying part of your lost earnings and covering your medical expenses that can be shown to be due to your injury. Most claims result in your insurance company paying out bi-weekly or […]

How to File a Workers’ Compensation Claim in Arizona

If you’ve experienced a work-related injury or illness, Worker’s Compensation can afford you the resources necessary to get back on your feet without having to worry about financial ruin. Benefits include medical care, part of your lost wages while you are recovering, and if the injury or illness has left you dealing with long-term consequences […]

Why You Need a Lawyer when Seeking Long Term Disability Benefits

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Long Term Disability (LTD) companies often don’t play fair when it comes to approving, or more aptly, denying claims. The bottom line is that they are in business to make money and therefore, paying out to every applicant is not feasible. They are well aware of every loophole that exists and every ploy to make […]

5 Answers to Your Most Pressing Questions Regarding Workers’ Comp

What IS workers’ compensation? The simple definition of workers’ compensation (sometimes called workman’s compensation) is a benefit provided to those who become ill or injured as a result of a workplace incident. This generally presents itself in the form of wage-loss because of an injury with associated medical expenses that are payable by the employer’s […]