What Are The Consequences Of A Cash-Strapped Employer Not Paying Wages Owed?

When businesses are struggling to pay their bills and meet other obligations, they may consider laying off staff or even close their doors temporarily or permanently. However, for the work that you have performed, you will still be entitled to compensation for your wages. Unfortunately, some employers simply choose to stop paying their bills entirely, including salaries, and other benefits owed to you. What Are Common Ways That Employers Don't Pay? Read More 

Social Security Disability Law: Working Through The Appeals Process

Filing for long-term Social Security Disability benefits can be an exhaustively frustrating process. In fact, most Social Security Disability claims will be unsuccessful the first and even second time you file. A Social Security Disability law attorney can help you successfully navigate the appeals process to help you get the benefits you need. Reconsideration The first time you receive a denial letter from the Social Security Administration (SSA), you'll have 60 days to appeal the decision. Read More 

How Are Medical Bills Paid When You’re Injured In An Auto Accident?

If you were injured while involved in a car accident, you'll immediately start racking up some major medical bills that you shouldn't have to pay for. However, it is still going to be your responsibility to pay for those bills until any settlement is made with the responsible driver. Here is what you need to know about paying off those bills from your personal injury. Do You Use Health Insurance? Read More 

Is Your Job Under Pressure? Dealing With High Blood Pressure And SSDI

If you are unable to work at your job because of high blood pressure (hypertension), you may qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. Hypertension can cause sufferers to experience a wide variety of symptoms, and many of them preclude work. Read on for what applicants need to know when they apply for SSDI benefits. Afflictions and Working Hypertension has been around for a long time and is thought to be a preventable disease. Read More 

Have A Truck Accident? Signs You Need An Attorney

When you operate heavy machinery and drive a truck on the regular, getting into an accident can be more devastating than if you were to have a wreck in a normal vehicle. If you're on the clock, a truck accident can be particularly stressful for you because you have several legalities to deal with. Whether you are an independent contractor working with a trucking company, an employee of a trucking business, or an owner of your own trucking business, if you get into a wreck, you might need a truck accident lawyer. Read More