Friday, February 24, 2017

Baltimore Workers’ Compensation Lawyers: Common Hand Injuries

If you take a moment to think about how often you use your hands throughout the day from holding a cup of coffee, to typing an email on the computer, to unbuttoning a shirt you can imagine how inconvenient it would be if you lost the use of them due to an injury.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Baltimore Car Accident Lawyers: Elderly Risk of Injuries

As Americans are living longer and healthier lives, there are more older drivers on the roads today than in previous years. In 2015, there were over 40 million senior drivers in the United States. Studies show that elderly drivers tend to make more responsible choices than young drivers, including staying off the roads during inclement

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Baltimore Social Security Disability Lawyers: Congress Funding for Backlog

For those who have become disabled and are unable to work, Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) provides much needed financial relief. Unfortunately, too many applicants have had to wait months, even years, for a decision on their claim. The problem with the backlog has gained the attention of members of Congress, who have decided to

Maryland Lawmakers Propose Curfew for Drivers Under 18

On Thursday, Maryland lawmakers proposed to make a new curfew for drivers under the age of 18. If the proposed bill gets approved, young drivers would have a curfew of 10 pm, instead of the current 12 am curfew. The bill was proposed to keep young drivers safer. According to AAA, the incidence of crashes

Baltimore Medical Malpractice Lawyers: Stroke Misdiagnosis

If you or someone you know has suffered from a stroke, you know that it is a very serious medical emergency that requires immediate treatment in order to prevent permanent disability, memory problems, or other serious health complications. If a stroke victim is diagnosed and treated soon after showing symptoms, it is likely that he

Maryland Car Accident Lawyers Discuss Seat Belts

Car safety has come a long way over the years with the development of new technology like blind spot detection, lane departure warnings, and self-driving cars. However, one of the most effective life-saving features that have been in every car for decades is the seat belt. In the event of a car accident, the seat

Baltimore Car Accident Lawyers: Risks of Drowsy Driving

We all know that getting behind the wheel after consuming too much alcohol is never a good idea. Drunk driving is responsible for too many serious injuries and fatalities, and groups like Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) fight hard to discourage people – especially underage individuals – from drinking and driving. However, what many people