How Weather Conditions Can Affect Car Accident Liability

November 29, 2023

When you are involved in a car accident in adverse weather conditions, the weather may have an impact on who is liable for the accident, and therefore, who is entitled to damages from the accident. If you have been involved in a car accident where you were seriously injured and you believe adverse weather is […]

What is Ohio Doing to Combat Distracted Driving?

November 22, 2023

Distracted driving occurs when a driver’s attention is diverted away from the task of driving. This can include texting, eating, adjusting the radio, talking to passengers, or looking at something or someone outside of the car. Distracted driving is a dangerous behavior that contributes to thousands of vehicle crashes each year. In fact, it’s estimated […]

Exploring Misconceptions About Social Security Disability

November 15, 2023

If you are eligible for SSDI, the benefits paid to you and your family can help you manage the challenges of your disability and provide an income you can rely on. However, filing for disability can be frustrating and confusing. There are many misconceptions surrounding the application process, filing an appeal, and disability benefits overall. […]

Common Myths About Car Accident Claims 

November 9, 2023

What’s not a myth is that car accidents are a common occurrence and can happen to anyone at any time. When involved in a car accident, it is natural to have questions and concerns about your legal rights and how to handle the situation. However, there are many myths surrounding car accident claims that can […]

Protecting Your Inheritance: Understanding Probate Litigation

November 3, 2023

Grieving the death of a loved one is difficult enough because navigating the probate process can be overwhelming. Probate is an important process that is designed to ensure the deceased person’s wishes are honored and fulfilled. As a potential beneficiary, it is a way to help protect your expected inheritance. Although no one wants to […]

The Impact of Pre-Existing Medical Conditions on Car Accident Claims

October 27, 2023

Car accidents are an unfortunate reality for many people. Major collisions can result in injuries that have a significant impact on one’s physical, emotional, and financial well-being. In such cases, seeking compensation through a car accident claim is often necessary to cover medical expenses and loss of income. However, if you have a pre-existing medical […]

Social Security Disability:  SSDI Basics of How Your Work History Impacts Eligibility and Amount You are Paid

October 25, 2023

Social Security Disability (SSDI) benefits are an important financial safety net if you are unable to work due to a long-term physical or mental disability. These benefits provide financial support and medical coverage to help you maintain your quality of life when you are no longer able to work for income. One key factor that […]

Social Security Disability for Children: Eligibility and Application Process

October 23, 2023

Raising a child with a disability can be a difficult task. It requires extra care and attention to ensure that your child is receiving the appropriate treatment and support for their condition. Financially speaking, this can be extremely challenging for families given the added costs of medical equipment and care. Depending on the severity of […]

Hit by an Uninsured Driver: A Victim’s Guide

October 12, 2023

Car insurance is legally required in almost every state, including Ohio, because it is needed to cover the financial losses that result when a negligent driver causes a car crash. Without insurance, innocent drivers would have to shoulder their own costs – leaving them vulnerable to significant monetary losses from a single incident. Unfortunately, not […]

How Will My Workers’ Compensation Injury Impact My Social Security Disability Claim?

September 26, 2023

If you have been injured at work and your injury resulted in a long-term disability, you may be eligible for both workers’ compensation and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Receiving workers’ compensation benefits may offset the benefits you receive from Social Security.  If you are paid worker’s compensation, then you must report that payment […]