Personal Injury Lawyer

A recent decision by the Tennessee Supreme Court has big implications for personal injury cases in the state. You might not have seen it on local TV coverage, read about it in your newspapers or heard discussions about it on the radio, but this decision is an important one for so many people that have […]

Tennessee Distracted Driving Accident Lawyer

The number of serious injuries on Tennessee highways is on the rise, according to a survey by the Tennessee Highway Safety Improvement Program. Between 2009 and 2013, the number of serious injuries rose substantially, from 6,275 to 7,008. This increase mirrors national traffic fatality data. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) found that 37,461 […]

Tennessee SSDI Law

The U.S. government informed Social Security recipients in October 2017 that they will see a 2% increase in benefits for 2018. This is the largest increase in the last five years, but experts say that the larger increase will be eaten up by higher premiums for Medicare. While it amounts to only approximately $25 per […]

Social Security Disability Facts

If you don’t fully understand Social Security Disability, you’re not alone – it can be a complicated topic. Attempting to read about every aspect of SSD would be a daunting challenge to say the least, and no one should have to go such lengths to learn about SSD. So, in an effort to shed some […]

Tennesse SSDI Lawyer

In 2016, processing time for initial Social Security Disability applications averaged 110 days. For people who have a serious disability, or a severe or terminal illness, waiting months for a decision about their disability benefits can be agonizing. The Social Security Administration recognizes that fact, and it attempts to fast-track claims for certain illnesses and […]

Texas Personal Injury Lawyer

The National Safety Council recently released its report, “The State of Safety,” in which it ranks all states on specific safety measures. The NSC looked at three main categories, with sub-categories that accounted for a certain percentage of the total main-category score:   Roads Alcohol Impaired Driving: 16% of total category score Child Passengers: 16% […]

TN Drowsy Driving Accident

Tennessee is one of four states that won a federal grant to address the problem of drowsy driving. Along with Tennessee, the Governors Highway Safety Association and The National Road Safety Foundation selected Iowa, Maryland, and Nevada as the winners, from the 12 states that applied for funding. Drowsy driving causes an estimated 328,000 crashes […]

TN SSDI Lawyer

In its annual report, the Social Security Board of Trustees discusses at length revenue shortfalls that could lead to a depletion of Social Security retirement benefits. The trustees also propose a solution: reducing benefits by 17 percent, or generating revenue. If the government takes no action, by 2035, Social Security will be able to pay […]

Wrongful Death Lawyer

If you believe your deceased loved one was the victim of a murder, medical malpractice, auto accident fatality involving negligence or a similar wrongful death, you may be able to pursue damages against the responsible party. As I state on my website, being able to file a personal injury lawsuit based on negligence or […]

Tennessee SSDI Law

A recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll found that most people are not in favor of cuts in funding for Medicaid, the government-issued health insurance for low-income Americans. The April survey found that only 12 percent of respondents favored Medicaid cuts, and nearly half said spending should remain as is. The proposal to cut Medicaid funding […]

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