As an employee, it's helpful to know that if you are injured at work, you have workers compensation to provide compensation for you. Of course, this is only if your injury applies. There are certain injuries that you are not able to receive coverage for, but more often than not, people are more unaware of what injuries they actually can receive coverage for, which is why so many people miss out on compensation because they don't believe it qualifies. [Read More]
What Is Jury Consulting, And Why Do You Need It?
Your legal representation may have suggested that you get jury consulting for your case. What is it, and why do you need it? Read on to find out. What is Jury Consulting? Jury consultants are professionals who have mastered the social science of choosing a jury for a trial and ensuring that the jury behaves appropriately. They also provide advice on how to best reach a jury. Their training is both legal and psychological in nature. [Read More]
Mental Conditions And Social Security
Most people understand that if they are unable to work at their jobs due to a medical condition, they may qualify for Social Security benefits. What many don't know is that unseen and not so obvious disorders are also covered under this valuable government program. Many people are so affected by mental disorders that they are unable to make a living since they are unable to work at all. If you are suffering from some very common disorders, like anxiety, depression, mood and personality disorders and more, you may qualify for Social Security benefits. [Read More]
Why You Should Hire A Lawyer When Filing A Personal Injury Case As A Car Crash Victim
Being injured in an auto accident is never fun, especially when you have to deal with a loss of work, medical expenses, and car repair bills afterward. If the accident wasn't your fault, you shouldn't have to foot the bill for all the resulting repairs and doctor's visits. You may be able to receive compensation from the other party for your pain and suffering by filing a personal injury claim. Here's why you should hire a lawyer before filing that claim: [Read More]