What Should I Do Now That My Insurance Claim was Denied?

Don’t panic. While getting a returned claim from your insurance adjuster with the conclusion of it being denied is intimidating and shocking, there are steps you can take to get your claim reviewed and eventually accepted. The insurance claim process can be a tough one, but here’s what you should do when you receive a…

Read More

Older Driver Safety Awareness: Tips for Older Drivers on the Road

Every year, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) promotes Older Driver Safety Awareness. The goal of the awareness is to promote the importance of mobility and transportation among older drivers and community members. To ensure older drivers are safely active in their communities — shopping, working, volunteering and much more — AOTA aims to prove…

Read More

Tips for Avoiding Holiday Injuries

Ah, the holidays — the most wonderful time of the year. Unfortunately, they can be one of the most dangerous times of the year, too. Holiday accidents can put a damper on a season meant to bring us joy and togetherness. Shopping, get-togethers, travel, decorating, holiday retail and many other factors can put you in…

Read More

The History of Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ compensation is an insurance program that provides benefits for employees who have suffered a work-related illness or injury. In exchange for workers’ compensation benefits, employees cannot sue their employer. Sometimes, this limitation can be problematic for the employee. How can they know much they are entitled to for an injury or illness that may…

Read More

Sports Injuries at School: Who is Responsible?

If your child is one of the 30 million children and teens that participate in school-organized athletics, you’re already familiar with the pride of watching from the sidelines while your child plays the sport she loves. However, seeing your child sustain a sports injury is traumatizing and painful for both your child and your family.…

Read More

Pet Emergency Kit

When emergencies happen, it’s crucial to have an emergency kit with food, water and other essentials ready to go, whether you’re evacuating or riding out the emergency at home. If you have four-legged and furry family members, you need to make sure you have supplies in your emergency kit for your pets as well. Here…

Read More

Field Trips and Release Forms

You expect your child to be safe at school. Your expectations do not dissolve if he or she is on a field trip. After all, he or she is still being supervised by the school in what you assume is a safe, educational environment. But what happens if your child is injured during a school…

Read More

Death Star Workplace Injuries

Congratulations on securing a new position on the Death Star, the most advanced piece of planet-killing technology in a galaxy far, far away. While the name might sound intimidating, we guarantee a safe working environment.  There are just a few safety issues you should be aware of when working here, so human resources — with…

Read More