7 Situations When a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help You

You’ve been in an accident -- at work, on the road, in a store -- and you know it wasn’t your fault. Someone else was the reason you’re hurt, not working, and racking up medical bills. So you follow the rules you’re given: you file a claim, send in the paperwork, and wait. But the [...]

9 Things Your Boss is Required to Do for Workers Compensation

Workers compensation is a form of insurance that protects employees if you get hurt or sick while on the job or as a result of the job you do. It pays your medical costs and lost wages after a job-related injury or illness. It’s a benefit your employer pays for and offers, but it’s not [...]

Why is Workers Compensation So Difficult and How Can an Attorney Help?

You’ve heard the horror stories about workers compensation. Maybe someone in your family has lived through it -- doctors that misdiagnose injuries, calls that go unreturned, and settlements that barely cover today’s medical bills, let alone future bills. The worst is when a legitimate injury gets denied. Why is workers compensation so hard to deal [...]

Advice from an Attorney: What to Do If Your Employer Doesn’t Have Workers Comp

In Nevada, the majority of businesses are legally required to purchase workers’ compensation insurance for their employees. Companies with even one employee must have it for employees who get injured or sick while on the job. You’d be right to assume your job offers workers comp, but you won’t know for sure until you get [...]

4 Common Workers’ Compensation Claim Problems for Employees

If you pay attention to news about workers’ compensation claims, it’s usually a lot of information about how it hurts employers or about how employers need to work harder to save money. But what about employees? Workers’ comp is supposed to protect you if you’re injured or become ill in a work-related incident. You should [...]

What is Workers’ Compensation?

There’s a good chance all you know about workers’ compensation, also known as “workers’ comp” is the big poster in your break room at work. It’s a critical benefit that your employer is supposed to provide to all employees in case of injury or illness while you’re on the job. But too many people don’t [...]

This Week in The Valley from Las Vegas Attorney Edward M. Bernstein & Associates

In the community February 28: “The Corner Gallery” in the Arts Factory is having its March 2017 feature show from 1-7pm. Later that evening, Colliers International will host a champagne reception followed by a 4-course dinner to benefit the Links for Life Foundation which donates to local children’s charities. Tickets for the event are $125 [...]

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