One problem some clients have, when dealing with Workers Comp, is dealing with retaliation from their employers after making a claim for benefits. Although you cannot be fired simply because you filed a workers compensation claim, it is possible to be terminated while you have an active worker’s compensation claim. Your Rogers Workers Comp lawyer [ ] The post Rogers Workers Comp Lawyer Can Help With Retaliation appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
The social media and the internet have become an essential part of most people’s lives these days. However, if you are involved in a personal injury lawsuit, you need to understand the risks of using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media outlets. It is common knowledge that defense attorneys and insurance adjusters are good [ ] The post Joplin Personal Injury Attorneys Says Beware of Social Media appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Before you can recover for any injuries you sustain during a car accident, your Joplin car accident lawyer must first help you determine who is at fault. The first step is to figure out whose negligence caused the accident and led to your injuries. Depending on how serious the car accident was, there could be [ ] The post What Happens to Your Claim When the Guilty Driver Dies in the Accident? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
While the majority of traumatic brain injuries reported in Joplin are caused by car accidents that is not the only way you can sustain such an injury. A traumatic brain injury is the result of a force penetrating or fracturing the skull. For example, in a car accident, a brain can easily be traumatized when [ ] The post Joplin Personal Injury Lawyer Discusses Concussion Injuries appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Applying for Social Security benefits can be a challenging, especially if you are not familiar with the benefits that are available. If you find yourself disabled and want to apply for Social Security disability benefits, you should discuss that with a Joplin disability lawyer. The process requires strict adherence to complex rules regarding both eligibility [ ] The post Joplin Disability Lawyer Explains SSI and SSDI appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Even the most experienced drivers can find themselves involved in a car accident. Regardless of how minor your injuries may seem at first, you should always seek medical attention as soon after a car accident as you can. Remember to tell your doctor that you were involved in a car accident and describe exactly what [ ] The post Joplin Car Accident Lawyer Explains Potential Damages appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Serious accidents typically result in physical and emotional injury, as well as economic loss. But, catastrophic injuries are different. More often than not, catastrophic injuries result in more severe harm, including long-term or permanent disability. Catastrophic injuries also have a tendency to create a more substantial impact on personal injury victims and their families. That [ ] The post Can a Rogers Personal Injury Law Firm Handle my Catastrophic Injury Claim appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
There are different reasons why an employer’s Worker’s Comp carrier might contest an employee’s claim for benefits. For example, if you filed your claim after the deadline or failed to provide the required notice, your claim could be contested. There may also be injury-related issues, such as, how and when the injury occurred. Those issues [ ] The post What Happens When your Worker’s Comp Claim is Challenged? appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.
Most of us are familiar with a sideswipe car accident, which often occurs when one car changes lanes into another and strikes the side of another car. As a Rogers car accident lawyer can tell you, if you are involved in such an accident and the other driver acted with no regard for your safety, [ ] The post Rogers Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Sideswipe Accidents appeared first on Cottrell Law Office | Arkansas Personal Injury Attorney.