Why You Should Appeal Your Denied Social Security Disability Benefits
If you are reading this, chances are you or someone you love may be facing a challenging time in life. Becoming disabled is devastating, and preparing your application for Social Security Disability benefits can be overwhelming. We understand how difficult this process can be and the emotional toll it’s taking on you and your family […]
Can You Receive a Car Accident Settlement if You Aren’t Permanently Injured?
Any car accident can cause injury. Some injuries are minor and may heal relatively quickly, and some can cause permanent, life-altering outcomes. Even if your injury isn’t disabling, if you were in a car accident that wasn’t your fault and you incurred medical bills, and pain and suffering, you are entitled to obtain a fair […]
Take Prompt Legal Action After a Dog Bite
Dog bites can not only be painful, they can be traumatic. In many cases, the after effects of a dog bite will linger for quite some time. If you have been injured by a dog, it is important to take prompt legal action.
Will My Car Accident Case Go to Trial?
Being injured in a car accident is a stressful experience. You are struggling with your injuries, no income, medical bills, and managing car repairs, all while negotiating with an insurance company looking to pay out as little as possible. The car accident may not be your fault, but what happens after a car accident can […]
Understanding Negligence in a Personal Injury Case
If you’ve been personally injured as a result of any type of accident, you may be entitled to legal compensation through a personal injury case. Your eligibility for compensation in a personal injury claim depends on whether or not the other party was at fault for causing your injuries. This is almost always predicated on […]
Social Security Disability Appeal Process Explained
If you are no longer able to work due to a medical diagnosis, or you will be off work as a result of an injury or surgery and will be unable to perform your job for at least a year, then you may be eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) or Supplemental Security Income […]
How Social Media Can Negatively Impact Your Personal Injury Settlement
If you’ve been involved in an accident, it may be tempting to update your friends and family on social media about your recovery and the steps you are taking to move forward. If you’re involved in a personal injury case, it’s a good idea to put your social posting on hold. While it’s always good […]
How to Prepare for an Initial Consultation Call with a Personal Injury Attorney
If you’ve been injured in an accident that wasn’t your fault, you may be feeling extremely overwhelmed at the thought of proceeding through the legal process. You have a right to fair compensation, but your idea of fair and the insurance company’s idea of fair may not align. You have medical bills that need to […]
What to Do if You are Injured by Someone’s Dog
Getting bitten or injured by a dog can be very serious in many ways. Not only will you be dealing with the physical recovery from a dog bite, but many victims can develop severe anxiety around dogs. If you have been injured by someone’s dog, chances are good you have a claim for personal injury. […]
When to Contact an Attorney for Disability
You can file for disability on your own without an attorney, but you do have a right to legal representation to assist with the process. While in some cases, filing for disability is a straightforward process with a quick approval, some cases are more complex. If you are denied disability after your initial application, contact […]
Distracted Driving Now a Primary Traffic Offense in Ohio
Distracted driving is a significant hazard on the roads. It is currently one of the leading causes of car accidents and moving violations, still many drivers continue to use mobile phones while driving. A recent change in Ohio law is designed to make the roads safer by holding drivers accountable for distracted driving.
Liability for Dog Bite Injuries
Dog bites often cause more injury than just the broken skin itself. After a dog bite, you may face infection, disfigurement, pain and suffering, missed work, and mental anguish. Some dog bite victims develop a deep fear of dogs, even if they had no prior traumatic experiences. When you are facing physical and mental health […]