Legal

6 Ways to Keep Your Business Safe from Slip-and-Fall Injury Lawsuits

Is your business safe from slips and falls? According to the National Floor Safety Institute's report, slips and falls constitute over one million emergency hospital visits yearly. At places of business, they account for a significant number of accidental injuries to customers and employees. Slip-and-fall accidents can end in minor bruises, severe injuries, disability, or … [Read more...]

Top 9 Unique Laws That Exist in the United Kingdom Today

In the United Kingdom, several unique laws exist that are not found in other parts of the world. While some of these rules may appear antiquated or absurd, they were implemented for specific reasons. Here are nine of the most interesting and unique laws that are specific to the United Kingdom. Killing a Swan Is Prohibited Under UK law, it is illegal to kill a swan as they … [Read more...]

How Do I Make up for My Lost Wages until I Get My Settlement?

Getting injured in a car accident is not only painful but also expensive. If you are injured in an accident, you are likely to miss a good deal of work, and it could be a while before you get accident insurance money. Although your health insurance may cover some of the expenses, you will still have to pay copayments. Life can be extremely expensive, and you are not likely to … [Read more...]

The Top Myths Surrounding Medical Negligence

It’s hard to quantify the true size of the medical negligence claim market in the UK, but some £2 billion was paid out in such cases through 2019/20. This represents huge business in the UK, although the market’s value doesn’t describe the total value of outstanding claims or those that are ultimately settled out of court. In this post, we’ll go over some of the major myths … [Read more...]

What Does Workers’ Compensation Insurance Cover?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) defines a workplace accident as “an unplanned event that results in personal injury or property damage.” When it comes to workers’ compensation, you should know that it will cover the costs related to your work injuries. Workers’ compensation insurance covers your medical expenses, missed wages during recovery, ongoing … [Read more...]

Legal Steps You Need to Take for Starting Your Small Business

Starting your own small business can be an exciting and rewarding experience. Still, it’s essential to make sure you take the necessary legal steps to ensure its success. These steps include filing articles of incorporation or organization, purchasing insurance, and obtaining licenses and permits. Suppose you have already started the process for your small business. In that … [Read more...]

4 Reasons Web Accessibility Is a Top Priority for Businesses for 2022

According to the World Report on Disability, approximately 15% of the global population suffers from a disability, which equates to around 1 billion people. Yet, despite being the world’s largest minority, those with disabilities are often inadvertently excluded from a wide variety of public and private services. This frequent disregard and ostracization from society limits … [Read more...]

Have You Been Fired Wrongfully? An Unlawful Termination Lawyer Will Help You

If you have faced the unfortunate incident of being fired by your employer without a valid reason or for no reason at all, you must naturally be agitated, troubled, and under a lot of stress. Even though the “at-will” nature of work allows employers to fire anyone without reason, the practice could still be illegal in many cases. You might want to pursue a legal route to get … [Read more...]

Types of Product Liability Claims

Our daily lives are filled with consumer purchases. We trust manufacturers to provide adequate quality control to keep our families and us safe. After all, products like a defective tire that blows out in the middle of the highway could put our loved ones at tremendous risk. You may remember hearing about product recalls throughout the year. These occur because there are … [Read more...]