Is Workers’ Comp Cheating You?

If you have found this page, you have to be wondering if workers’ comp is cheating you out of your medical treatment and benefits. After all, it’s an insurance program, and everyone knows that insurance companies exist to collect premiums and minimize the cost of paying a claim. The Texas workers’ compensation system is no […]

Texas Workers’ Compensation Hearings During Covid

Texas workers' compensation hearings during covid

The onset of the covid pandemic disrupted many industries, including the workers’ comp system in Texas.  As we have modified our processes during this time, one of the major changes is the effect this has had on Texas workers’ compensation hearings during covid.  Injured workers are affected the most by these changes. How Injured Workers […]

Social Security Disability Hearing During Covid

social security disability hearing during covid

Despite an ongoing national pandemic, the SSA has maintained its ability to conduct a social security disability hearing during covid.  Because the agency was already conducting some hearings by phone, the SSA was able to implement that protocol across the board.  While it’s a good thing that hearings continue to happen, a social security disability […]

How Does Workers’ Comp Work In Texas?

how does workers comp work in Texas

There are Federal workers’ compensation laws and state workers’ compensation laws.  Federal law governs work injuries that occur while someone is working for a Federal government agency.  State workers’ compensation laws govern work injury claims that happen while working for a business in any given state.   Every state has different workers’ compensation laws.  Texas workers’ […]

SS Disability Benefits If You Can’t Work

SS disability benefits

If you are not able to work, then you may be eligible for Social Security (SS) disability benefits or supplemental security income benefits.  You may have heard these benefits called SSDI or SSI.  SS disability benefits are available to people who can’t work for any reason – injuries, diseases, physical limitations, psychological issues – they […]

The 4 Texas Workers’ Compensation Benefits You Need To Know About

Texas workers' compensation benefits

There are many different types of Texas workers’ compensation benefits available to injured workers after filing a claim, but some are more important than others.  For instance, most people don’t need to know that a severely injured person might be able to get a wheelchair ramp installed at home because they will need it for […]

Can You Sue An Employer For Gross Negligence In Texas?

gross negligence in Texas

As Texas workers’ compensation lawyers who handle cases all over the state, we see a lot of different work injuries.  People sustain their workplace injury in many different ways.  Sometimes it is their own fault.  Very often, though, a workplace injury is the result of the employer’s negligence.  One of the most common questions we […]

What Social Security Disability Lawyers Do For You

social security disability lawyers

Social security disability lawyers are one of the most cost-effective types of lawyers that exist.  These lawyers do all of the work for you and only earn a fee of 25% of your back pay award, or $6,000.00, whichever is LESS!  You can hire one without paying anything up front and out of pocket.  The […]

Some Independent Contractors Get Workers’ Compensation Benefits In Texas

independent contractors get workers' compensation

When it comes to workers’ compensation in Texas, employers sometimes do bad things.  For purposes of our discussion today, we will focus on how employers try to make some employees think they are independent contractors in order to get out of providing workers’ compensation benefits.  The truth is that some independent contractors get workers’ compensation […]

Social Security Disability Login Page

social security disability login

The social security disability login page gets a lot of traffic.  In fact, the login page is one of the most searched-for pages on google related to social security disability.  It is the gateway to managing your social security account.  And for people needing disability, it is the beginning of the process to apply for […]