Scenarios That Could Lead To A Workers’ Compensation Claim For A Paramedic

Working as a paramedic gives you the chance to help other people, but you must always be cognizant of your own health and safety during your shift. There's little doubt that this line of work has its hazards, and while a conscientious approach to safety can be your best ally, it's possible to sustain a work-related injury for reasons out of your control. If you're a paramedic who finds himself or herself injured at work, you'd be wise to consult with an attorney who handles workers' compensation cases. Read More 

How To Prepare For Filing A Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

You count on your doctors and other health care professionals to take good care of you and to make responsible choices regarding your medical needs. So when that trust is violated and you end up suffering an injury due to the negligence of your doctor or other medical caregiver, you're sure to feel anxious and upset. Many people file medical malpractice lawsuits in such situations, and this could be the best approach for you to recoup the money you've now had to spend on medical care — and the funds you've lost by being unable to work. Read More 

Someone Says the Estate You’re Dealing with Owes Them Money—Now What?

Money matters will dominate your life when you're serving as the executor for someone who has recently passed away. Long before you begin to distribute money to the estate's heirs, you'll need to cover the funeral costs with the deceased person's money, pay any outstanding bills, transfer funds, close bank accounts, and many other financial tasks. One financial issue that you might encounter is hearing from someone whom you may or may not know that the deceased person owed him or her money. Read More 

Summer Fun Can End With An Accident: How An Attorney Can Help When You’re Hit By A Semi

If your summer ended with you being involved in a car versus semi accident, you're going to need legal representation. Accidents involving semis aren't something that should be handled without an accident attorney--specifically, a trucking accident attorney who's experienced in handling these types of accidents. An accident attorney can help you sort through the confusion so that you can receive the compensation you're entitled to. Take a look at a few of the ways an accident attorney can benefit you following a truck accident. Read More 

What Compensation Makes Up A Motorcylcle Accident Settlement?

If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident caused by negligence, you could be eligible for a lawsuit for compensation of your damages. Although the insurance carrier of the other party should pay for a portion of your expenses, it is possible your expenses can outweigh what the insurance company will pay. The following components are used to help determine exactly how much you should be awarded after a motorcycle accident. Read More