If you have worked in the oil and gas or energy industry and have become disabled you may qualify for disability benefits Many individuals employed in the energy, oil and gas industries are provided with long term disability insurance
As U.S. demography continues to change, so do the challenges facing federal funding and entitlement programs. The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced this summer that while the combined trust fund reserve for Old-Age and Survivors Insurance and Disability Insurance (OASDI)
Summer may be over, but trampoline-related personal injuries are still a risk with the growing popularity of trampoline parks. Trampoline parks are indoor facilities that provide jumping opportunities year-round. The American Academy of Pediatrics has been discouraging recreational use of
If you have been injured in a serious accident, it’s important to recognize that there are specific time limits within which you can file your case. Unfortunately, some victims find out about their long-term damages and pain several months after
Car accidents are the cause of millions of injuries across the United States, and sometimes these accidents seem to come out of nowhere, altering the course of your life forever. Serious injuries sustained from a car crash can make it
Teenagers are dangerous when they are on the road. That is why it is much more expensive to insure a teenage driver. They are just learning how to drive and often think that they are better at driving than they are.
In the beginning of July, the Supreme Court made a decision on lawsuits against drug companies. It concerned the case of a medicine that caused an adverse side effect for Karen Bartlett. The resulting decision will make it difficult to
The warmth of summer means that there are many more pedestrians walking and riding bicycles. And there are also more children running around on streets and in intersections. With that in mind, it is important to review safety tips. In
Parties that want to sue the government must overcome the defense of sovereign immunity, which shields governmental entities from liability. Then, how come people sue governmental entities every day? First, governmental entities may willingly allow a suit to go forward.
A six-year-old girl drowned in a North Austin hotel swimming pool in mid-June, according to KVUE News Radio. “Austin police say the girl was playing with friends when she went under, and the adult watching them realized she didn’t come