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June 2018

Workers Compensation
June 29, 2018

Five Signs Your Workers' Comp Claim May Be High-Value

It is important that you protect your legal rights and receive the compensation that is owed to you for any workplace injury, but compensation is especially essential for high-value claims. As a general rule, the more serious your workplace injury is, the more time you will need to recover. In some cases, workers may even suffer from a permanent disability…
Workers Compensation
June 29, 2018

Modern Medical Advancements Increase the Cost of Catastrophic Injury Claims

According to Safety National — a large workers' compensation coverage provider that covers nearly one-third of self-insured employers nationally — the most common claims for catastrophic injury include: Motor vehicle accidents (24% of all catastrophic injury claims, according to Safety National) Falls (24% as well) "Struck by" accidents, which include being struck by machines, falling objects or vehicles (20%) Acts of crime…
Workers Compensation
June 29, 2018

Workers’ Compensation Attorney Near Me

If you have been injured in an accident at work, it is wise to receive an honest assessment of your workers' compensation claim for a local workers' compensation lawyer. There are several reasons why it is in your best interest to discuss your claim with a lawyer you trust who is also located near you. Here are three reasons why…
RoundUp Tort
June 1, 2018

Can Using Roundup for Home Lawn or Garden Use Cause Cancer?

For well over a decade, scientific research has suggested that the use of glyphosate, an herbicide used in weed killers like Roundup, can cause a range of cancers. Some of the cancer glyphosate herbicides have been linked to in various studies include: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Skin Cancer Lung Cancer Brain Cancer Bladder Cancer Of these, the most commonly linked cancer with…
RoundUp Tort
June 1, 2018

Workers Who Regularly Used Roundup May Be Most At-Risk of Cancer Caused by Roundup Use

Since 2015, evidence from the scientific community has increasingly shown that glyphosate, which is commonly found in herbicides like Roundup, causes cancer. Outcry began in earnest after findings from the World Health Organization's (WHO) top cancer research arm that cited glyphosate as a probable carcinogen. This has led to strong disagreement from Monsanto and prominent politicians alike, even as the…