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How Long Will My Disability Benefits Last?

Once your lawyer in Baltimore helps you secure your disability benefits, you should continue to receive them for as long as you meet the eligibility criteria. There are a few things that can cause ...
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Can I File a Wrongful Death Claim After Someone Runs Over My Dog?

Pets are regarded as property in the eyes of the law. For years, pet parents have been distressed to find that their options for legal recourse do not sufficiently reflect the significant, ...
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Is HIV/AIDS a Qualifying Condition for Social Security Disability Payments?

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a chronic, incurable disease that attacks the immune system. This leaves patients vulnerable to other serious infections and diseases. Acquired immunodeficiency ...
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Qualifying for Disability with Low Vision or Blindness

If you are living with low vision or blindness, you could qualify for Social Security disability benefits. However, the qualification requirements are strict and the procedure is lengthy, so it is ...
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What Really Happens During a Personal Injury Jury Trial?

After filing a car accident lawsuit in the Baltimore area, your injury attorney and the counsel for the defendant will likely negotiate a settlement. Most accident injury lawsuits are settled out of ...
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Survivor Benefits 101

If your loved one who was receiving Social Security benefits passes away, you may be entitled to survivor benefits. These benefits help a spouse or children cope with the financial burden of losing a ...
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Spotlight on Occupational Diseases

Workers' compensation cases aren't always about injuries. Illnesses that occurred in the workplace may also be covered. If you believe you are the victim of an occupational disease, then ...
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A Quick Look at Vocational Rehab

When you consult a workers' compensation lawyer in Baltimore, you may hear the term "vocational rehabilitation." Vocational rehab may be available as part of your workers' comp ...
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Is Your Accident Settlement Offer Too Low?

Even if you have been involved in a previous car accident in the Baltimore area, you may find it overwhelming to deal with the many details of securing compensation. It's a good idea to speak with ...
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Mistakes to Avoid After a Car Crash

A car accident can be quite stressful, whether it's a minor fender bender or a major wreck. The stressful nature of these situations increases the likelihood that drivers will make critical errors ...
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A Plaintiff's Guide to Scar Revision

The effects from car accident injuries can linger for months. Sometimes, they may even be permanent. If you were in a car accident and now have disfiguring scars, it's well worth your time to ...
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What Is the Trial Work Period for Military Veterans?

If you are a disabled servicemember or military veteran, you might not realize that you could be entitled to receive disability benefits through Social Security as well as your benefits from the VA. A ...
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Identifying Common Office Hazards

Workers' comp law in Baltimore is a no-fault system. This means that an employee may be covered under workers' compensation even if he or she made a mistake that led to the injury. However, ...
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Can You Sue Your Employer Over a Workplace Injury?

In most cases, workers' compensation law in Baltimore prevents employees from suing their employers because of a workplace injury. Workers' compensation is designed to provide a no-fault way ...
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Talking to Your Teen About Safe Driving

The possibility of a car accident is one of the most common fears that parents of teens have when their kids begin learning how to drive. Watch this video to get some tips on how to keep your teen ...
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Recovering from Whiplash

If you've recently been involved in a car accident in the Baltimore area, it's important to seek prompt medical care for your car accident injuries. Some of these injuries, such as whiplash, ...
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A Look at Independent Medical Exams in Workers' Comp Cases

Workers' compensation cases are not always cut-and-dry. In fact, your claim might even be initially denied. To improve your chances of successfully obtaining the workers' comp you're ...
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Questions Your Attorney May Ask About Your Auto Accident

After surviving a car accident in the Baltimore area, it may take weeks or even months to pick up the pieces. Enlisting the services of an injury lawyer will bring a powerful advocate to your side. ...
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Factors That Increase the Risk of Auto Accidents

Car accidents can occur anywhere at any time and sometimes it's difficult to pinpoint an exact cause. However, determining the cause and contributing factors to a car accident that occurs in ...
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Seeking Compensation After an Auto Accident Caused a Catastrophic Injury

A car accident can cause virtually any type of injury ranging from minor to catastrophic. For the purposes of a personal injury claim, an accident attorney will generally define a catastrophic injury ...
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Using a DUI Charge in Your Car Accident Case

With countless drunk drivers on the nation's roadways each day, there's a possibility that when you're involved in a car accident, the other driver may have been intoxicated. While this ...
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Don't Let These Workers' Compensation Myths Interfere with Your Rights

Workers' compensation provides invaluable protection for employees, but it isn't generally well-understood. It's often confusing for injured workers to navigate the claims process and ...
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is workers' compensation? Workers' compensation is a system set up to provide medical treatment, lost wages, and permanent disability (if any) to workers who are injured on the job. In ...
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