Workers Compensation Insurance From The Employer's Perspective

One of the more complex issues employers have to deal with is workers compensation insurance. This government program protects employers from being taken to court over injuries that occur on the job. The following article takes a closer look at the workers compensation program from an employer's perspective. Need to Carry The majority of employers will need to carry workers compensation insurance, although there are some important exceptions. The requirements vary from state to state, but generally, employers who have more than one or two workers must participate in the program. [Read More]

Purchase Problems: An Overview Of Product Liability

When consumers purchase a product, it goes without saying that they expect the product to be safe. Unfortunately, people are injured every day by food, electronics, cosmetics, automobiles, and more. Not only should consumers expect a good, safe product, but they are also entitled to be paid money damages when things go wrong. There are three categories of product defects to consider, so read on for information about each. What do you expect? [Read More]

Getting Help From A Special Education Lawyer

Certain health problems can pose a major problem when it comes to a child receiving an education. Whether it is a physical or me tap disability, a child can face ridicule from his or her classmates, as well as not be able to keep up with the pace of a regular curriculum. There are usually special education classes available in public schools that are intended to accommodate students with learning issues. [Read More]

Taking Legal Action To Get SSI Benefits

Social Security Insurance (SSI) benefits are something that many people can rely on when they fall into a situation that limits their ability to make money. As long as certain requirements are met, the Social Security Administration (SSA) is obligated to approve applicants without prejudice. However, it isn't uncommon for applicants to get wrongfully denied benefits when they are qualified.  If your application was denied and you feel qualified, allow a lawyer to assist with getting approved for benefits. [Read More]