Many Americans have resorted to carpooling when going to work or other places as this enables them to use High Occupancy Vehicle lanes. This is also a great way for the environmentally conscious to add fewer greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. However, this can also make matters a bit complicated in the event of an accident. After an accident, one of the main challenges is usually to find out which party was at fault. [Read More]
Three Times to Hire a Business Litigation Attorney as a Business Partner
Business litigation attorneys are often thought of as attorneys you would call if a business is facing a legal issue. However, business owners of all types have good reason to work with these general attorneys who are highly experienced in business litigation, especially if the business is jointly owned by two or more people. There can be situations that arise that call for legal guidance, and it is important that you know a business litigation attorney can help. [Read More]
Is Your Fibromyalgia Covered By Social Security?
If you are suffering from the debilitating disease of fibromyalgia (FM) and are unable to work, you might consider applying for Social Security benefits. Unfortunately, the Social Security Administration (SSA) does not readily accept a diagnosis of FM, and this disorder is not listed on the SSA list of covered illnesses. With this illness affecting so many workers, the SSA has instituted an evaluation method to deal with FM. While it is still a challenge to be approved for benefits based on an FM diagnosis, it is now possible to be approved if you meet the guidelines. [Read More]
Personal Injury: Poor Road Conditions And Government Agencies
When road conditions are poor, devastating accidents can occur. Unfortunately, when accidents occur as a result of poor road conditions, it isn't always easy to determine who is liable for the accident. All accidents in these instances do not wind up leading to a personal injury lawsuit. Before a lawsuit can be filed, the victim must be able to prove that the poor road conditions were unsafe and that the responsible third party or government agency responsible for said conditions was negligent in some way. [Read More]