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The Top 5 Most Common Complaints in Nursing Homes

Published on Jul 27, 2021 at 11:18 am in Nursing Home Abuse.
The Top 5 Most Common Complaints in Nursing Homes

Nursing homes can be great places for your older loved ones to receive expert care that is catered to their needs. Even though you do your research and try your best to get them into a facility that treats them perfectly and won’t leave them any room for complaints, that’s not always the case. Sometimes facilities don’t match your family member’s needs and they have complaints, or worse, they abuse or neglect your loved ones.

How to Share the Road with a Large Truck

Published on Jul 27, 2021 at 10:57 am in Truck Accidents.
How to Share the Road with a Large Truck

When you’re driving in a regular sized vehicle and you’re surrounded by other vehicles that size, you’re likely a little nervous and making sure you’re paying attention but feel relatively safe sharing the road with cars the same size as yours. Comparatively, when you’re sharing the road with large trucks, you might be very nervous and constantly anticipating that something bad will happen.

How Many Accidents Do Semi-Trucks Cause Per Year?

Published on Jun 25, 2021 at 12:20 pm in Truck Accidents.
How Many Accidents Do Semi-Trucks Cause Per Year?

Driving next to semi-trucks can be intimidating for any driver, whether you’re experienced or not. They’re so much larger than regular sized vehicles, and they weigh much more, and that can make them scary to share the road with. Tractor trailers and normal sized cars sharing the road could be so scary just because of how dangerous it is when the two collide.

Truck drivers need extra training and to be even more aware because they’re driving a large and heavy vehicle that takes more skill to maneuver. If they don’t give themselves enough time to stop, the outcome can be deadly.

Let’s take a look at how many accidents are caused by semi-trucks each year so that we can better understand the dangerous of these crashes.

How Can Workers’ Compensation Claims Be Disputed?

Published on Jun 25, 2021 at 12:05 pm in Workers' Compensation.
How Can Workers’ Compensation Claims Be Disputed?

When you’ve been injured at work, you might file a workers’ compensation claim to recover what you’re owed from your employer. Workers’ compensation claims don’t require you to prove your employer was at fault, which is why they’re so important to file. Even if you were partially at fault for your injuries that you suffered on the job, you can still file for workers’ comp and recover financially.

However, sometimes your claim can be disputed. This could happen for a number of reasons that you should know about. This can be confusing and make you feel like you aren’t sure how to proceed with your claim. Having a workers’ compensation lawyer on your side can help you feel more secure in your claim and can answer all of the questions you might have when it’s been disputed.

Let’s take a look at the different ways workers’ compensation claims can be disputed.

What to Do If Your Employer Denies Workers’ Compensation

Published on Jun 25, 2021 at 11:46 am in Workers' Compensation.
What to Do If Your Employer Denies Workers’ Compensation

Different jobs have different levels of danger associated with them, depending on what you have to do to complete the tasks you’re assigned. However, every worker should always be as safe as possible while on their jobsite and shouldn’t be at risk of injury. When a worker is injured on the job, they could likely file for workers’ compensation, but what if the employer denies the claim?

Whenever you suffer an injury at work, you could use the help of a workers’ compensation lawyer. At Corban Gunn, Attorney at Law, we’re here to fight for your rights and ensure you get the financial compensation that you deserve for your damages. And if your employer denies your claim, we’ll be here to challenge them.

Do You Need a DUI Lawyer?

Published on May 14, 2021 at 1:06 pm in DUI.
Do You Need a DUI Lawyer?

After making the decision to drink and drive, you probably weren’t thinking about the dangers and potential consequences when you got behind the wheel. When you get pulled over and charged with a DUI, you likely will have legal proceedings to go through because of your reckless decision. Since you’ll be dealing with those legal proceedings, you might be wondering if you need a DUI lawyer.

In short, the answer is yes. You should probably hire a lawyer so that you have a representative on your side to ensure that you get the most fair and just outcome possible. Let’s take a look at some of the situations a DUI lawyer’s help would be beneficial in.

Do You Have Delayed Car Accident Injuries?

Published on Apr 29, 2021 at 9:10 am in Car Accidents.
Do You Have Delayed Car Accident Injuries?

After a car accident, you might not always know right away that you were hurt in the collision. You could leave the scene thinking you were in a minor fender bender, but days later realize you have pain in your neck and head, and it turns out that you suffered from whiplash as a result of the collision. When this happens, you might not know what to do because you didn’t get evaluated right away.

You might not even associate your injuries with the accident right away if they start showing up much later. Even though they’re delayed, they are still injuries that you suffered from the collision. A car accident lawyer will be able to help you hold the person who caused your crash legally responsible for those injuries once you discover they were delayed.

How Has COVID-19 Shown Existing Issues in Nursing Homes?

Published on Apr 22, 2021 at 5:35 am in Nursing Home Abuse.
How Has COVID-19 Shown Existing Issues in Nursing Homes?

The novel coronavirus has proven to be difficult to contain in our country, and nursing homes are not exempt from this. Even though there are methods to stop the spread of COVID-19, America has had a hard time properly implementing those methods and reducing the infection rate of our citizens. One of the most vulnerable populations, the elderly, have been exposed in their nursing homes.

How Will Your Lawyer Negotiate a Car Accident Settlement?

Published on Apr 15, 2021 at 9:06 am in Car Accidents.
How Will Your Lawyer Negotiate a Car Accident Settlement?

After a car accident that wasn’t your fault, you could be dealing with injuries and damages. The medical bills, repair costs, missed wages, and regular bills might be piling up and getting harder and harder to pay, especially if you can’t get back to work anytime soon. You shouldn’t have to worry about all those costs when you weren’t the one who caused the collision.

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