Six Ways to Prevent Oil and Gas Industry Accidents
Oil and gas facilities usually pose serious accident risks to workers, like falling objects, spills, gas exposure, and explosion. These accidents could cause severe injuries to workers and significant financial losses for the business.
For example, a gas leak could cause an explosion that could damage … Continue readingMore Tag
Do I Have to Pay Taxes for Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Receiving workers’ compensation benefits for workplace injuries lets you have extra financial support. It covers your medical treatment costs and lost wages, which could reduce your worries and stress while recovering.
However, you wonder if the compensation is taxable.
If it is, you wonder how … Continue readingMore Tag
Drug Test Affects Your Workers’ Compensation Claims
Did your employer subject you to a drug test after sustaining workplace injuries?
If yes, remember that your employer wants to ensure that drugs didn’t cause the accident, and you indeed deserve workers’ compensation. The drug test results could thus affect your compensation claim.
You may worry about … Continue readingMore Tag
Seven Tips for Driving on Unfamiliar Roads
Driving in an unfamiliar area is not easy and could be dangerous.
For example, you worry about getting lost and failing to find your way back on time. You may also commit an unfamiliar traffic violation or encounter a road hazard that could lead you into an accident.… Continue readingMore Tag
What Happens If a Medical Condition Causes a Car Accident?
Medical emergencies could happen without previous symptoms and impair your body functions. It could occur while driving and lead you to a devastating car crash.
So, what should you do if you had a medical emergency while driving that caused a car accident?
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Surprising Data-Who Is More Likely to Cause Car Accidents
The USA had busy road traffic with over 228 million licensed drivers in 2019 and about 284 million operating vehicles when 2021 started.
Thus, it’s not surprising why millions of road accidents happen each year. In 2019 alone, around 6.6 million accidents involving passenger cars and … Continue readingMore Tag
How to Pay Your Medical Expenses While Waiting for a Personal Injury Settlement?
Sustaining injuries from an accident could cause high medical costs and lost wages while recovering.
The problem is that the negligent party in the accident would probably delay the settlement and try to reduce the compensation. You thus have to cover your … Continue readingMore Tag
Will Lawyers Handle Cases They Can’t Win?
Hiring a lawyer is the first step when filing a personal injury lawsuit. They will optimize your case so that you receive your rightful compensation and penalize the at-fault party.
The thing is that legal experts may decline seemingly unwinnable cases to avoid wasting time and money. For … Continue readingMore Tag
Nine Eye Problems that Qualify for Disability Benefits
Eye problems can significantly affect your quality of life. It can severely limit your vital functions like identifying objects, reading, and moving from one place to another. Thus, it probably makes you unable to work full-time and earn enough income.
The good news is that the Social … Continue readingMore Tag
Five Ways to Strengthen Your Social Security Benefits Application
The Social Security Administration (SSA) offers disability benefits for people who can’t work because of disabling physical or psychological conditions. These benefits provide financial support that disabled people can use for daily living expenses and medical treatment costs.
The problem is that the SSA implements strict … Continue readingMore Tag