Information is Key to Locating the Best Workers Compensation Attorneys

You Should Know Your Rights Most people injured on the job have one priority: get better and back to work. Sadly, for many, this is not possible. Understand your rights and, if necessary, fight for them. Arizona’s workers’ compensation system was adopted to place the burden on business, rather than individuals or society as a […]

Arizona’s Dog Bite Statutes: What Owners and Sitters Need to Know

As animals, dogs will naturally attempt to defend themselves, their territory or other animals (including people) in their pack. As such, although it’s a rare occurrence, even a mild-mannered dog may bite. This can be terrifying for owners and sitters: not only are you dealing with a bloody mess, you might be wondering what could […]

Lawsuits Related to Workplace Injury and Illness

Sometimes, workers’ compensation insurance may not be the only compensation that you can receive if you are injured at the workplace. There are situations where you may sue for damages. Here are some examples. Injury by a defective product If you are injured by a defective piece of equipment that failed to work due to neglect on […]

Different ALJs Have Different Views on Unemployment Compensation Benefits

Perhaps the most important variable in your claim for Arizona Social Security disability benefits is the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) who is assigned to hear your case. A complicating factor in a lot of these claims is whether or not you have been receiving unemployment compensation during the period for which you are claiming disability […]

Advice for Testifying at Your Social Security Disability Hearing

If you need to present additional facts regarding you Social Security disability case before a judge, you will want a seasoned Arizona Social Security disability lawyer by your side to help you get ready as you organize your thoughts. You can also review the following facts, which might also help you prepare your case.  

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Testifying at Your Hearing

When you give testimony in your Social Security disability hearing, it is natural to feel stress and to become emotional. Reading the following eight mistakes that are frequently made will assist you in avoiding them when you testify. This will allow the judge to get a complete picture of your disability without a dramatic display. […]

State Agency Determinations vs. Hearing Decisions

A Phoenix Social Security disability attorney can explain the various methods that a Social Security applicant can wind up receiving benefits. One meaningful difference is the manner in which a state agency and an administrative law judge approach the legal issues. Stage Agency Determinations A Phoenix Social Security disability attorney can explain how state agency decision makers have […]

Questions for Your Treating Doctor About Your Disability Claim

It’s common for the primary doctor of a disability claimant to play some role in their application for disability benefits. Sometimes the doctor is asked by the claimant’s Phoenix Social Security disability lawyer for a medical opinion or to verify the claimant’s statements regarding his or her ability to work. Oftentimes, the doctor is unsure […]

Arizona Social Security Lawyer to Handle Your Denial

If you have received a social security disability denial, it is very important that you act quickly in contacting an Arizona social security lawyer.  It usually takes about four to seven months for an initial application to be processed and decided.  Unfortunately, you only have a limited time (65 days from the date the denial […]

AZ Workman’s Compensation—Things You Just Need to Know

Have you suffered a serious injury at work? Are you afraid that you are not going to receive the compensation that you require? The following article will give you some basic AZ Workman’s Compensation information that you just need to know. Do not handle it on your own Are you one of those hands-on people […]