Social Security Disability FAQ

By | Social Security Disability

Social Security Disability FAQ If you’re disabled, can’t work, and previously paid into the Social Security system for five out of the past 10 years, you may have questions about Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). This program, administered by Social Security Administration (SSA), supports the worker when he or she can’t earn income because of disability. Both employers and employees must contribute to the program by paying FICA taxes. These Social Security taxes are withheld from current earnings so that employees pay into the Social Security system. In theory, every person who becomes disabled is eligible to receive SSDI benefits…

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Workers Compensation FAQ

By | Workers' Compensation

Workers Compensation FAQ   If you have been injured at the workplace due to the negligence of your employer or your own negligence, you are entitled to workers compensation. Unlike personal injury cases where one sues the negligent party for damages, workers compensation does not involve making a claim against your employer. It is a different type of insurance cover with special conditions and many benefits for employees. Read on to find answers to common workers compensation FAQ. What is Workers Compensation? It is an insurance program mandated by the state to go towards compensating employees who are suffering from…

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Medication error FAQ: What You Need to Know

By | Medication Errors

Medication error FAQ According to a study from Johns Hopkins University, medication errors may possibly be the third-ranking cause of death in the Unites Sates. While there have been some that say that the Hopkins study is inaccurate, these same critics admit that such errors are indeed a significant problem. This medication error FAQ, from the law firm of Gatti, Keltner, Bienvenu, & Montesi, PLC, will answer some of the questions you might have concerning this topic.Q. What is a medication error? A. The Food and Drug Administration defines a medication error as “… any preventable event that may cause…

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Truck Accident FAQ

By | Car Accident

 Victims of truck accidents often have many Truck accident FAQ’s, and getting accurate answers is very challenging. This is why you should consider talking to an experienced truck accident attorney who understands what you are going through. Accidents that involve commercial trucks can lead to serious injuries or fatalities. Trucks are heavier than passenger cars and in some cases carry flammable or hazardous materials, and this is why truck manufacturers and drivers are held to legal standards that are higher than other drivers. Therefore, if you have sustained injuries in a commercial truck accident, you are entitled to compensation for…

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