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Introduction To Workers’ Compensation
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 27, 2013

Workers’ compensation cares for workers hurt on the job or workers who catch a disease due to their job. It works like this: when workers are injured on the job, rather than file a lawsuit, they may file a claim for workers’ compensation (formerly known as “workman’s compensation”). Workers’ comp was created to assist those sick or injured because of…Read More

A Danger On The Road
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 25, 2013

In the last few years, the number of automobile accidents involving the use of cell phones has increased dramatically. Texting is the chief cause of automobile mishaps involving cell phone use, but even merely talking on a cell phone while driving can also be quite hazardous. The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety reports that 18% of America’s automobile drivers are…Read More

What If An Employer Refuses To Help With Worker’s Comp Process
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 23, 2013

Following an injury sustained at work in California, an employee has the right to file a claim for compensation through the insurance company that handles the employer’s worker’s compensation insurance policy. California law mandates that any person or entity that hires employees must be covered by Workers’ Compensation insurance in order to operate a business, just the same way that…Read More

Worker’s Compensation Quickly Becoming Woman’s Issue
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 21, 2013

There are two primary requirements that must be met in order to qualify for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits. The first is that the person to receive coverage must have worked in a job that was covered by Social Security – in other words, must have worked in a job in which the person contributed part of earned wages to…Read More

Dog Bites And Recovering For Damages
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 19, 2013

Some dog attacks can be especially vicious, but even relatively minor incidents can cause injuries that the law allows to be compensated. Depending on the severity of the injuries sustained in a dog attack, dog bite victims may be entitled to receive compensation for the medical expenses arising from the attack, for pain and suffering, for emotional distress, for lost…Read More

Workers Compensation And Heat Related Injuries
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 16, 2013

Anyone who has been injured while on the job in California is entitled to collect workers’ compensation insurance through the California Workers’ Compensation system. This system, which is regulated by the state but operated by private insurance companies, is an adversarial system – which means that claimants, those who have been injured, will more than likely have to work very…Read More

Speaking With Loved Ones About Social Security Disability
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 14, 2013

The Social Security Disability (SSD) program, which is administered by the Social Security Administration (SSA), helps individuals who are too disabled to work by providing them with a source of income. To qualify for SSD benefits under the program, individuals must show that their disabilities have or will prevent them from working for at least a year. Often times, however,…Read More

Speaking With Loved Ones About Social Security Disability
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 12, 2013

The California Division of Workers’ compensation is not the agency that makes workers’ compensation payments, it is the agency that regulates the workers’ compensation system in California. Payments under the Workers’ Compensation system are actually paid out by private insurance companies that sell workers’ compensation policies to employers. State law in California makes it illegal for any business operating with…Read More

Temporary Disability From Workers Compensation
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 9, 2013

California’s workers’ compensation system is set up as a sort of financial safety net for employees of businesses who get injured while on the job, and when the injury is serious enough to prevent the person from working either temporarily or permanently. The safety net of workers’ compensation exists because California law makes it illegal for any business with employees,…Read More

What Not To Do In An SSD Benefits Hearing
  • By: Tony Adderley
  • Published: August 7, 2013

Many people have a distorted view of how legal cases are presented. Like nearly everything else a person can do, there is a right way and a wrong way to pursue Social Security Disability benefits. Social Security Disability Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits are paid by the federal government to individuals who are too disabled to work. Generally, in order…Read More

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