Property owners have a legal responsibility to keep the environment safe, so people who enter the property don’t get injured. (This area of the law is known as “premises liability.”) As a result, in many cases, it’s possible to sue.
However, there are important exceptions.
Today, we’re taking a look at injuries that happen on someone else’s property. We’ll explain when you can sue, what exceptions might prevent you from bringing a claim, and more.
The question of Social Security Disability Benefits and taxes is an important one. After all, no one wants to be in trouble with the IRS! What’s more, it’s always a good idea to understand how much you’ll take home.
Are your Social Security benefits taxable? The answer is: it depends! To learn everything you need to know about SSDI benefits and taxes, keep reading.
Now that Ohioans can take cocktails to go, what should they know about laws regarding alcohol in vehicles? Can you drive with alcohol in your car?
Today, we’re tackling this important question. Keep reading to learn about “open container” laws and what you need to know to avoid an OVI in Ohio.
Can I quit while on workers’ comp? What will happen to my benefits if I do? These are common questions we hear as workers’ compensation attorneys.
Like many questions involving workers’ comp law, the answer is complicated. Let’s break it down.
Keep reading to learn how quitting your job while on workers’ comp could affect your benefits.
Planning for the future is important. Most people already know that it’s a good idea to have a rainy-day fund or emergency fund—but what about long-term disability? If you develop a long-term disability during your working years, are you prepared?
Today, we’re discussing this very important topic. We’re covering why it’s important to plan for potential disability, what to include in your plan, and what your options are if you become disabled.
What is the OASDI tax? What does it mean for you?
Today, we’re exploring these commonly asked questions. It’s important to know the answers, especially if you are considering applying for Social Security Disability.
Keep reading to learn more!
Snow can be beautiful—a serene white blanket over the countryside. Driving in snow, however, is another story.
In Ohio, winter driving can be deadly. One study done using data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that Ohio is actually the worst state in the nation for fatal winter car accidents!
Today, we’re tackling this topic to help you avoid the worst. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about driving in snow and how to prevent an accident.
Workers’ compensation seems simple on the surface: you receive benefits from workers’ compensation after a work-related injury (instead of having to sue your employer or use your own health care).
However, there are many exceptions, exemptions, and irregularities to workers’ compensation law—making it confusing to the average worker. How do you know if your injury is covered or not?
We’ve written quite a few blog posts explaining workers’ compensation—including how it works for volunteers, interns, freelance workers, remote workers, and more.
Today, we’re tackling another important workers’ comp issue: are business trip injuries covered by workers’ compensation?