Stages Of The Social Security Disability Appeals Process
8 December 2020
When you are denied your SSDI claim, you'll want to contact a Social Security Disability lawyer as soon as possible so you can increase the odds that your claim will ultimately be accepted. Fortunately, you will have several levels of appeals you can go through to make sure that you receive the benefits you need.
The first step is to go online and file a request for reconsideration. Then, your claim will be reviewed by someone who did not play a role in the original determination.
Can A Swatting Incident Lead To A Wrongful Death Case?
15 May 2020
The police are trained to treat any individual as a potential threat in a hostage situation, especially those who are a part of a swat team. Unfortunately, an individual might not cooperate with the police or may make sudden movements and cause the police to believe that the individual is reaching for a gun. While these situations are tragic, some are sparked by a prank known as "swatting." Pranks that lead to the death of an individual can be a justification for a wrongful death lawsuit.
How Boat Accident Cases Differ From Other Injury Claims
22 October 2019
Many forms of injury cases have a lot of overlap with each other, but the job of a boat accident lawyer is distinct for several legal reasons. If you've suffered a boating injury, it's good to know how your claim may be different from something like a car wreck or a slip-and-fall incident.
The jurisdiction applied to a boating accident will depend on where it happened. Incidents that occur in federally-governed or international waters are adjudicated according to maritime law.
Factors That Can Suggest You Were Driving Safely In The Rain During A Bicycle Accident
5 August 2019
The weather can be a factor in a many collisions between automobiles, but it can also play a role when a car and a bicyclist have an incident. If you were riding your bike on a rainy day and a vehicle hit you, it's possible that you could sustain serious injuries. Consulting an accident attorney who has experience with bike accidents will help you to understand if you have grounds for a suit against the driver.