Monthly Archives: February 2023
Can My Employer Fire Me For Filing A Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Filing for workers’ compensation can be a daunting decision, not only because of the potential medical ramifications of your injury but also because of the potential job-related repercussions. Our Maryland workers’ compensation attorneys at Berman | Sobin | Gross LLP often hear this question, “Can my employer fire me for filing a workers’ compensation… Read More »
Should You Provide A Recorded Statement After A Car Accident?
In the aftermath of a car accident, it is likely that the insurance company of the at-fault driver will contact you and ask for a recorded statement. It is important to understand why you should avoid providing such a statement. A recorded statement can be used against you in certain situations, which could negatively… Read More »
How Long Can You Be On Workers’ Compensation Benefits In Maryland?
If you have been injured or become ill while at work, you may be eligible for workers’ compensation in the state of Maryland. This form of financial aid can help to cover medical expenses and lost wages while you are unable to work. But how long is a person able to stay on workers’… Read More »
How Is Fault Determined After A Truck Accident?
The aftermath of a truck accident can be traumatic and overwhelming. If you’ve been injured, it’s important to understand the process for determining fault for an accident. Knowing the step-by-step process of how fault is determined can help you better protect your legal rights and get the compensation you deserve. If you or someone… Read More »
‘Yellowstone’ Actress Charged With Workers’ Compensation Fraud
Actress on the popular hit show Yellowstone, Q’Orianka Kilcher, has been arrested and charged with breaking the law by illegally collecting over $90,000 in workers’ compensation benefits. Kilcher allegedly made materially false statements to her doctor, claiming that she had been unable to work for a year due to an injury to her neck… Read More »
Who To Sue For A Defective Product Injury
Even when you take a gamble by buying a product that you see on a late-night infomercial, you probably assume that the worst-case scenario is that the product won’t work as advertised. It is a much worse situation when the product not only doesn’t work as advertised, but causes serious injury as a result…. Read More »
Workplace Back Injuries
Back pain can make just about every aspect of life more difficult, from moving around to putting away groceries or preparing your own food. Unfortunately, your job can be incredibly difficult on your back. Back injuries are common in many kinds of employment, especially nursing and construction. However, you may be surprised to learn… Read More »
Boat Accident Injuries
Maryland is one of the most beautiful states to spend time in during the summer. With countless options for swimming, boating, and skiing on the Chesapeake Bay as well as other lakes and rivers, Maryland is a hot spot for watersports and water-based recreational activities. However, with fun, of course, comes an increase in… Read More »