Obtaining Social Security Disability While Battling Cancer

Obtaining Social Security Disability While Battling CancerChances are you or someone you know and love is battling cancer. Receiving the diagnosis can be fear-inducing and almost send you into a panic. Cancer has become one of the most common diseases that is battled in the United States. Now you have treatment to work through and […]

You don’t have to take the first offer from the insurance company

You don’t have to take the first offer from the insurance companyInsurance adjusters and insurance companies are wired to settle for the minimum amount possible. If you have been injured on the job and are working through a workers compensation claim, be patient. It is a long process that requires a great deal of paperwork, […]

Repetitive Strain and Stress Injury and Workers Comp Medical Benefits

Repetitive Strain and Stress Injury and Workers Comp Medical BenefitsMany jobs are repetitive in nature and the simple act of carrying out your job responsibilities could cause injury to your body. Sitting at a desk for extended periods of time, bending and lifting heavy items, turning from side to side, doing small tasks with your […]

Why Should I Not Settle With The Insurance Company?

Why Should I Not Settle With The Insurance Company?If you’ve ever seen the game show ‘Deal or No Deal’, you’ve probably gotten wrapped up in the excitement and suspense of watching a contestant face decision after decision to hang on to a ‘sure thing’ deal that they see in front of them or continue to […]

Guardrails to Help You Navigate the Social Security Appeal Process

Guardrails to Help You Navigate the Social Security Appeal Process“The guard rails on a highway may restrict some folks from driving the way they want, but (they) mostly end up saving the lives.” Steven Weber Filing an appeal for Social Security Disability is a road that can be difficult to navigate. To help you handle […]

I Need Treatment After A Workers’ Compensation Injury, What Should I Do?

I Need Treatment After A Workers’ Compensation Injury, What Should I Do?In the widely-celebrated 1990 film, “Home Alone”, the movie’s villains, a pair of thieves known by the self-given moniker, ‘The Wet Bandits’ (portrayed by Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern), suffer more on-the-job injuries than nearly any other duo in movie history. Falls, spills, paint […]

Supplemental Security Income For Children

Supplemental Security Income For ChildrenEvery child has a wish list. In fact when asked, most of them have no trouble coming up with a list on the fly of what they want for Christmas, their birthday, or just a random trip to the store. But just like most adults, what a child wants and what […]

I Was Denied My Workers’ Compensation Claim, Now What?

I Was Denied My Workers’ Compensation Claim, Now What?“Justice delayed is justice denied.” William E. Gladstone Have you recently been denied a workers’ compensation claim? While the State of Kentucky allows for claims to be denied on the basis of certain requirements, you also have the right to object to the denial. Here are a […]

Why You Need An Experienced Workers’ Compensation Attorney

Why You Need An Experienced Workers’ Compensation AttorneyIf you’ve been hurt on the job, not only is your physical recovery on the line, but also your livelihood and future provision for your family is at stake.  Making sure you retain the counsel of an experienced workers’ compensation attorney could mean the difference in getting the […]

My Social Security Claim Is Denied, What’s Next?

My Social Security Claim Is Denied, What’s Next?“Today more people believe in UFO’s than believe that Social Security will take care of their retirement.” Scott Cook (Business Leader, Founder of Intuit) While we may not believe in flying saucers (see above quote), we do believe a person with a legitimate Social Security claim should be […]