Difference Between a Lawsuit Loan and a Pre-Settlement Cash Advance
Personal injury cases get pushed back for many reasons. Courts are now relying on technology to push cases forward during the COVID-19 crisis, but some cases are being held back or put on hold altogether. If you’re out of work, the bills are due, and you’re facing overwhelming expenses, you need money now. Plaintiffs have […]
How Long Does it Take to Settle a Personal Injury Claim?
Personal injury cases involve many uncertainties, including how long it will take to reach a settlement. There is no definitive answer no matter how good your personal injury attorney is. Financial strain and other pressures can lead you to settle early, for less, but this means not getting the compensation you deserve. Lowball insurance offers […]
Top 7 Hazards in the Construction Industry
Construction workers are more at risk of accidents than people in any other industry. Numerous hazards contribute to the high injury and fatality rate of individuals employed in high-risk work environments. The top 7 hazards include: 1. Height The most common cause of fatal construction worker injuries is a fall from height. A fall can […]
What It Means to Live Paycheck to Paycheck
To live from paycheck to paycheck means most of your salary goes to paying expenses, and that if you become unemployed, it would be impossible to meet financial obligations. It means you have limited or no savings that could be drawn from if suddenly unemployed. There are many reasons this could happen. A personal injury […]
Can I Collect Workers’ Comp if I Work from Home?
Telecommuting, also known as working remotely, has become more commonplace. Depending on what your industry is, it may be easier for employees to work from home rather than commute to an office every day. In some cases, telecommuting can increase productivity and cut down on the expenses of operating a fully-functional commercial office space. Telecommuting […]