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Garbage Truck Accident – What to do Next

Garbage trucks are a normal part of the scenery of modern life, and often a part of the early morning sounds we would rather miss! Considering how slow they usually move while loading and unloading, you might [...]

Garbage Truck Accident – What to do Next2019-02-19T00:10:10+00:00

2018 “10 Worst Toy” List

It's that time of year again!  Parents are scrambling from store-to-store to ensure that their little ones get the toy that they "must have".  While we all the very best for our children, it's up to us [...]

2018 “10 Worst Toy” List2018-12-13T12:10:03+00:00

Common Forms of Medical Malpractice

The last thing you ever want to think about when visiting a doctor is that you could leave worse off than when you arrived. Medical malpractice laws exist for a reason and every year people file lawsuits [...]

Common Forms of Medical Malpractice2018-12-06T13:02:04+00:00

Which Employees are Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

As rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft gain in popularity, a growing number of people are asking “Do 1099 employees need workers’ comp?” The debate over whether rideshare drivers are employees or independent contractors has gone on [...]

Which Employees are Covered by Workers’ Compensation?2018-11-29T11:46:43+00:00

Texting and Driving: Why Distracted Driving is So Dangerous

It’s hard to miss the billboards and advertisements popping up out there about the dangers of texting and driving. A number of organizations are campaigning to increase awareness and do something to stop the impact cell phone [...]

Texting and Driving: Why Distracted Driving is So Dangerous2018-11-15T15:40:52+00:00

Premises Liability and What It Means to You

Some people live their entire lives without ever knowing or understanding the term “Premises Liability.” For most, there’s never a situation that makes it important enough for them to learn about it. For some, failing to understand [...]

Premises Liability and What It Means to You2018-10-18T10:34:55+00:00

Interstitial Lung Disease & Your Workers’ Comp Claim

Connecting the Dots Between an Interstitial Lung Disease & Your Workers' Comp Claim What Is Interstitial Lung Disease? Interstitial lung disease is the name of a group of disorders, most of which result in the progressive scarring [...]

Interstitial Lung Disease & Your Workers’ Comp Claim2018-09-13T12:18:11+00:00

Birth Injury Types

A birth injury can be long-lasting or temporary, mild or severe. The same type of injury varies in the type and severity of symptoms from one infant to the next. Symptoms don’t always appear at the same [...]

Birth Injury Types2018-08-30T15:06:26+00:00

Ensuring Car Seat Safety

More children are killed by car crashes than by any other single cause (NHTSA, children ages 1 to 12 in the United States). Maryland Car Seat Laws The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene keeps a [...]

Ensuring Car Seat Safety2018-08-23T13:35:22+00:00

Hospital Errors Can Cause Cerebral Palsy

The birth of a child is a joyful event looked forward to with delight and anxious anticipation for months, sometimes years, beforehand. Many nights are spent reading pregnancy and parenting books, nurseries are meticulously painted and decorated, and [...]

Hospital Errors Can Cause Cerebral Palsy2018-08-09T10:20:59+00:00

SHOCKING! More Mothers Are Dying During Childbirth Because of Malpractice

Every year, thousands of women die, or suffer life-altering injuries, because doctors and nurses are not performing basic tasks.  A shocking, new investigative report from USA Today confirms that almost 2 mothers die everyday- 700 total a year, [...]

SHOCKING! More Mothers Are Dying During Childbirth Because of Malpractice2018-08-02T10:25:08+00:00

I Was Injured at Work, What’s Next?

People get injured at work all of the time. Jobs in some industries such as construction pose a greater risk of injury to their employees. But accidents and injuries can occur in any work environment. Your workplace injury [...]

I Was Injured at Work, What’s Next?2018-07-19T10:15:42+00:00

How Much Do Workers’ Comp Attorneys Charge?

It isn’t unusual for people who are hurt on the job to try and handle the workers’ compensation process without legal help. They believe the process is a simple one and they don’t want to add expensive [...]

How Much Do Workers’ Comp Attorneys Charge?2018-07-12T11:29:27+00:00

Occupational Hazards in the Workplace

No matter your work environment, occupational hazards can put your health and safety at risk. Even what seems like the most benign workplace may have unseen risks you do not know about. This could include anything from [...]

Occupational Hazards in the Workplace2018-06-19T13:01:16+00:00

How Temporary Disability Benefits & Short Term Insurance Protect You

Temporary disability insurance (TDI) and short-term disability insurance (SDI) are basically the same thing. Both types of insurance pay compensation when you have to take time off from work due to injuries or illnesses. Sometimes the two [...]

How Temporary Disability Benefits & Short Term Insurance Protect You2018-06-11T14:08:01+00:00

List of No Fault States

Your options for having damage from an accident paid for by your insurance company depend on the state where you live. Currently, there are twelve states with some variation of the no fault auto insurance laws. These [...]

List of No Fault States2018-05-25T11:46:01+00:00

Liable Definition: What Does Liable Mean?

Whether they are business owners or individuals, many people are understandably concerned with what the term liable means and how it may affect them either as a defendant or a plaintiff. While the specifics are complex, the [...]

Liable Definition: What Does Liable Mean?2018-05-17T09:22:57+00:00

Getting in a Car Accident in Company Vehicle

One of the reasons driving a company car is such a huge fringe benefit is that it takes away a lot of the responsibility of driving your personal car. If you have a car accident in a [...]

Getting in a Car Accident in Company Vehicle2018-05-10T14:32:03+00:00