A spinal cord injury is one of the most serious and debilitating types of injuries. The resulting paralysis makes a normal life next to impossible going forward, and you will need long-term rehabilitation therapies. Family members are also directly impacted. This can include the loss of your income … [Read more...] about Spinal Cord Injury Settlements In Kansas City, MO?
Determining liability is difficult enough when you’re involved in an auto accident. But if someone else is driving your car, what happens next? No two accidents are alike. Responsibility for the accident could be yours, but it depends on several factors. Your rates may or may not increase as a … [Read more...] about Am I Held Liable For An Auto Accident in Kansas City If I Wasn’t Driving?
After a fall or other mishap at work, you may find yourself with a headache. Sometimes, it’s just a headache. But how do you know for sure? Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are the result of a sharp blow or other sudden trauma to the head that disrupts the functioning of the brain. This injury can … [Read more...] about Accidents And Workplace Injuries That May Result In Traumatic Brain Injuries—Know The Symptoms
Nursing homes are a place for people to heal and recover, or to be taken care of when they reach the point where they can no longer care for at home. It’s a heart-wrenching decision to put an elderly loved one in a nursing home. But when the time comes, you expect that your loved one will be taken … [Read more...] about Recognizing Elder Abuse Or Neglect In Kansas City, MO Nursing Homes
Workers’ Compensation is the insurance policy your employer has in case someone is injured on the job. It covers your medical and other expenses related to the accident, as well as part of your salary for the time you are unable to work. Employers in Missouri are required by law to pay for … [Read more...] about Can A Kansas City Employer Refuse To Pay A Workers’ Compensation Claim?
You pay your premiums regularly and never miss one, driving around with the knowledge that you’re covered. And then the day comes that you’re in an auto accident by someone who doesn’t have car insurance. Now, what do you do? Unlike an accident where you exchange information with the other … [Read more...] about What To Do If You’re In An Auto Accident With An Uninsured Driver In Kansas City?
The worldwide pandemic of 2020 has left thousands of people without work, income, and answers to questions about when they’ll be back. One of the biggest questions until recently has been the option of a vaccine against the ravages of COVID-19, or the “coronavirus.” Released in December of … [Read more...] about Getting Compensated For COVID-19 Vaccination Injuries.
Lawsuits can be long, drawn-out matters that last for months or years before they conclude. Putting fate in the hands of a jury can mean a big win or a big loss. With so many cases filling court dockets, many lawyers suggest that their clients turn to mediation as a way to resolve and conclude legal … [Read more...] about What Types Of Kansas City Legal Cases Can Be Settled By Mediation?
The 2020 election saw more voters exercising their rights than ever before despite a worldwide pandemic. Absentee voting increased, as well as vote-by-mail in many cities to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19. In every election, there are reports of problems with voting machines, … [Read more...] about Is Denying Someone The Right To Vote A Civil Rights Violation In Kansas City?
It’s surprising that even in 2020, women are still experiencing discrimination due to pregnancy. In 2019, the EEOC saw more than 3,000 claims of pregnancy discrimination filed with the agency and more than $22 million in settlements for the claims. Pregnant women already have many concerns, but … [Read more...] about Pregnancy Discrimination in Kansas City