Claims for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) are, unfortunately, often denied. However, claimants have the right to appeal the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) decision to deny their claim.
At the… Read More
Medical malpractice is an act of negligence that occurs when a healthcare provider harms a patient by failing to provide an acceptable standard of care.
If you believe that your injury was caused by an act of medical negligence, you should be aware of… Read More
More than one out of four cases of serious nursing home abuse is not reported to police, despite federal and state laws that mandate law enforcement be immediately contacted about these cases.
The alarming revelation was reported in a preliminary alert… Read More
Bringing a personal injury lawsuit can offer many benefits, especially if an insurance company is being uncooperative or declining to pay you fair compensation.
However, filing a lawsuit can be a complicated and time-consuming process. Before you decide… Read More
Posted on behalf of Edwards Law Firm on Aug 23, 2017 in Wrongful Death
Losing a loved one is devastating, and can be made even more tragic if his or her death was preventable. When this occurs, certain members of the decedent’s surviving family may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim against the liable party.
If you… Read More
Bedsores are painful pressure ulcers that form on the body during prolonged periods of inactivity and may result in painful medical complications if left untreated.
Nursing home residents who are left in an immobile state often suffer bedsores. Approximately… Read More
Posted on behalf of Edwards Law Firm on Aug 02, 2017 in Auto Accidents
Whiplash is a painful and often debilitating injury in which the neck is suddenly forced in one direction and then immediately in another in a whip-like motion.
Although whiplash is a common injury that occurs during a car accident, especially rear-end… Read More
Individuals with severe disabilities that prevent them from working and financially supporting themselves may qualify for Social Security disability benefits.
There are two programs offered by the Social Security Administration (SSA) that people with… Read More
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has expanded the Takata airbag recall to include an additional 2.7 million airbags in vehicles sold by Ford, Nissan and Mazda.
The recent expansion comes after Honda reported a 12th American… Read More
A collision between a passenger vehicle and a large commercial truck can result in horrific injuries that may be permanent or fatal.
In 2014, truck accidents involving passenger vehicles resulted in 111,000 injuries and 3,903 deaths, representing a 17… Read More