Company Vehicle Accidents: Workers' Comp for Employees On-the-Go

There are numerous fields of occupation that require an employee to travel regularly and in a company provided vehicle. Mail couriers, food delivery drivers, and even office...

What if I Have a Pre-existing Condition?

Employees or workers who are injured on the job or is performing the duties of his or her job is eligible to receive workers’ compensation if the actions entailed in the job...

Receiving Social Security Disability Benefits for Mental Disorders

Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits are meant to help people pay bills and afford basic necessities after they can no longer work due to a debilitation. Most people...

What Is The FACT Act?

In 2013, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT). By enabling this law, the personal information of individuals who were...

Case Result Wins

At Brooks Law, your successes are our successes--this is why we do everything in our power to help you obtain the results you deserve. Our personal injury lawyers understand...

Why Hire a Workers' Comp Lawyer?

If you have been injured on the job, you may be wondering what your legal rights are. At Brooks Law, we understand that you have many questions at this time about what you...

Hazards & Workplace Injuries Encountered by Office Workers

Workers’ compensation benefits should be made available to any eligible employee who becomes injured on-the-job. Just the concept of workers’ comp evokes imagery of...

Common Workers' Compensation Terms Defined

If you were injured on the job or you are suffering from a work-related disease / illness, you may need to file a workers’ compensation claim. Doing so, however, can be...

Can I Still Qualify for Disability with a Short Work History?

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is provided to those who can no longer work because of a medical condition or another ailment that prevents them from continuing...

Independent Contractors Usually Do Not Get Workers' Comp - Why?

Workers’ compensation is a great way for most employees to gain benefits after being in a workplace accident. Liability is not a factor when filing a workers’ comp claim, so...