Wisconsin Workers Compensation Related News

Will the Accident Increase the Severity of a DWI Case?

Will the Accident Increase the Severity of a DWI Case?

Personal Injury Lawyer Suffering from an accident caused by an intoxicated driver will leave most accident victims wanting the driver to pay for their actions. This can leave victims with many questions regarding the ways the ante may be upped for a drunk driver. The following are consequences that may … Continue reading

How to Prevent the Entry of a Divorce Decree

How to Prevent the Entry of a Divorce Decree

Divorce Lawyer Whether you were the spouse who filed the divorce complaint or the one who was served, there are some situations in which you change your mind and don’t want to move forward. What happens if you feel it has gone too far? Can you prevent the entry of … Continue reading

Sepsis amputation lawsuits

Sepsis amputation lawsuits

  Who can pursue sepsis amputation lawsuits? If you or a family member received a delayed diagnosis for sepsis and were forced to undergo an amputation as a result, you may be eligible to seek financial compensation. Due to the seriousness of sepsis, a delayed diagnosis may result in limb … Continue reading

Pennsylvania Court Rules Slip and Fall Case Against Retailer Can Move Forward

Pennsylvania Court Rules Slip and Fall Case Against Retailer Can Move Forward

Personal Injury Lawyer A federal judge in Pennsylvania has just ruled that a slip and fall case against Dollar Tree can move forward because there is enough available evidence, reports the Legal Intelligencer (https://www.law.com/thelegalintelligencer/2019/03/19/judge-oks-slip-and-fall-lawsuit-alleging-dollar-tree-was-on-notice-about-detergent-spill/). Dollar Tree had filed a motion in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania for a summary judgment—in … Continue reading

Workers’ Comp for Injuries That Are the Worker’s Fault

Workers’ Comp for Injuries That Are the Worker’s Fault

Workmans Comp Lawyer in Milwaukee, WI Workers’ comp is a system that is in place to protect workers from workplace injuries. If a worker is injured, they have the right to receive complete compensation for all expenses related to the injury. Of course, workers’ comp is a little more complicated … Continue reading

What Does the Family and Medical Leave Act Offer Employees?

What Does the Family and Medical Leave Act Offer Employees?

Glendale Workers Compensation Lawyers The Family and Medical Leave Act offers employees job protection when they must be away from the job for a certain period of time. Not every situation qualifies for protection, though many major life emergencies do. All federal, state and local employers are required to abide … Continue reading

Can You Sue Your Employer For Injuries?

Can You Sue Your Employer For Injuries?

Workers’ Compensation Lawyer If you are injured while on the job, it is natural to want some compensation. Whether or not your job is considered dangerous, you should not have to pay for your own medical expenses when you were only injured because of work-related activities. It is common for … Continue reading

How Much Time Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim?

How Much Time Do I Have to File a Personal Injury Claim?

Personal Injury Lawyer While every state’s laws are different, if you’re injured, every state does have a limited time frame during which you must file a claim, called a statute of limitations. In personal injury cases, most states allow two years to file, which gives attorneys time to consider your … Continue reading

Old Law May Be Impeding Product Recalls

Old Law May Be Impeding Product Recalls

Personal Injury Lawyer A decades-old law may be impeding recalls of dangerous products, shielding them from the public, according to Consumer Reports (https://www.consumerreports.org/product-safety/decades-old-law-hides-dangerous-products-and-impedes-recalls/). The recent recall of the Fisher Price infant sleeper have brought the issue this old law has created into to the spotlight. While the 19 deaths of … Continue reading

What Is a Qualified Domestic Relations Order?

What Is a Qualified Domestic Relations Order?

Divorce Lawyers When a couple goes through a divorce, one of the issues that need to be addressed in asset division. It is not uncommon that assets included in the marital estate are the retirement accounts that one or both spouses have. Unlike a regular bank account, however, where withdrawals … Continue reading