You’ve been injured at work, and you now need workers’ compensation to cover your medical bills and lost wages. You do everything you think you’re supposed to do: you notify your employer, and you start your workers’ comp claim. But then, the unthinkable happens: you find out your employer is denying your claim! How could this be? Today, we’re discussing when employers deny workers’ compensation claims—including why this happens and what to do about it. Keep reading to find out what you need to know!
Most dogs are man’s best friend—but not all of them. Our dog bite lawyers have seen up close how a vicious dog can cause tremendous harm. That’s why we want to give you the warning signs to help avoid this tragedy. But if it can’t be avoided, we also want you to know your legal options after a dog bite.
There was already a backlog of Social Security Disability appeals. Now, the pandemic has increased the backlog and wait times. The Social Security lawyers at Casper & Casper explain how the pandemic might affect your case—and what to do in response.
Do you have to have a permanent disability to get SSDI benefits? Or do short-term medical conditions qualify? Keep reading to find out. Plus, learn other important information you need to know when applying for SSDI benefits.
If you’re like most people, you think of yourself as a generally law-abiding citizen. But did you know you could be breaking the law and not even know it? Don’t worry! Though they are technically still on the books, you’re not likely to be prosecuted for breaking these laws. Here are 21 weird laws in the Tri-State.
What do you know about slip and fall accidents and lawsuits? Most people aren’t very familiar with this area of the law (called “premises liability”)—that is, until a slip and fall accident happens to them. As a result, there are quite a few myths floating around. Today, the slip and fall attorneys at Casper & Casper are going to debunk six of them.
We know there are dozens of law firms in the Cincinnati area to choose from, so why choose Casper & Casper? We believe that our firm’s experience, dedication, and track record of success set us apart from other firms. Let us explain why—and if you have any other questions, we’d be happy to answer them!
If you are applying for workers’ comp benefits, or facing an investigation, you need to know what workers’ compensation investigations look for. That’s because even truly injured workers can make mistakes that look like fraud—accidentally sabotaging a very real claim. You don’t want to get caught in the net that’s meant for fraudsters and scammers! Let’s look at workers’ compensation investigations: what they look for, how long they take, and when to call an attorney.
When it comes to personal injury cases, it’s not just physical injuries that count. Did you know that you can also be compensated for psychological injuries? If you developed a psychological injury in an accident or traumatic event caused by someone else, you can seek compensation—just as you could if you had broken a bone or had internal bleeding. Let’s talk about psychological injuries, including what they are and how a personal injury lawsuit can provide compensation for them.
It’s hard enough to deal with a long-term illness or disability. But when you add a complex court case that’s stacked against you on top of that? It’s more than anyone should have to handle alone! With everything going on in the world right now, it might seem like a good idea to wait until things calm down to file for SSDI, but that’s not what is in your best interest. In fact, we recommend you start right away. Today, if possible! Why the urgency? Keep reading to understand why you shouldn’t wait to file for Social Security Disability benefits.