How to File a Social Security Disability Claim Appeal in Maryland

File a Social Security Disability Claim Appeal

If you or your loved one have a disability, there are several forms of compensation to which you are entitled. One of these types of compensation involves Social Security Disability benefits. Through the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) programs, people with disabilities are allowed to receive a certain amount of…

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What Are Impact Injuries to the Brain in Car Accidents?

Brain Injury Car Accident

Car crashes are one of the leading causes of traumatic brain injuries (TBI). The Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) Traumatic Brain Injury Surveillance Report found that 60,565 TBI-related deaths occurred during 2018 and 60,611 TBI-related deaths took place in 2019 in the United States. According to the CDC’s report, unintentional motor vehicle crashes accounted for…

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Let Us Help You File Your Camp Lejeune Compensation Claim

Let Us Help You File Your Camp Lejeune Compensation Claim After decades of suffering from a variety of life-threatening illnesses, veterans will finally see some relief and justice with the passage of “The Sergeant First Class (SFC) Heath Robinson Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act,” also called the PACT Act. Signed by…

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David Muncy Named to The Daily Record’s 2022 Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice Power List

Plaxen Adler Muncy, PA is proud to announce that partner David A. Muncy has been named to The Daily Record’s 2022 Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice Power List. The Power Lists “showcase the most influential figures in law, higher education, health care, business, financial services and other fields.” The Daily Record’s editorial team created each…

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Can You Claim Workers’ Compensation for a Dog Bite in Maryland?

Workers’ Compensation for a Dog Bite

Workers’ compensation benefits are financial benefits for workers that have been injured in the course of their job duties. Some accidents, like vehicle crashes or incidents involving heavy machinery, occur more than others, but there is one type of injury that is becoming more common: dog bites. Contrary to popular belief, mailmen are not the…

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Driver-Assistance Technology May Have Caused “Hundreds of Crashes”

There are so many people who are ready for self-driving vehicles to become a part of reality. Over the last several years, auto manufacturers have introduced a lot of new tech – lane assist and crash avoidance systems, automatic braking and parking assist. Some manufacturers, like Tesla, have even introduced the initial stages of automation…

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The Dangers of Fire Fighting Include More Than Just the Flames

Fire Fighter Danger Workers Compensation

Firefighters are one of the workers that put their lives on the line for the greater good. Unfortunately, that selflessness comes at the price of their health. Hundreds of firefighters are in the process of filing a class action lawsuit for being exposed to “forever chemicals” that were found in their equipment. Currently, a dozen…

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Common Causes of Work Zone Accidents in Maryland

Work Zone Accidents Maryland

The National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) campaign runs in spring of every year. This event was created in 1997 with the intention of shedding a necessary light on work zone safety while traveling. Although all state departments would love for drivers to travel carefully in work zones at all times of the year, the…

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Amazon Workers Are Getting Hurt – a Lot

Amazon is often subject to scathing criticism in the media, sometimes for good reason. This is one of the occasions where the criticism of the company is warranted. A new study revealed how the company has been careless in maintaining the safety of its workers. Even though Amazon workers represent a third of warehouse workers,…

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The Dangers of Driving in Low Visibility Environments

Dangers Driving in Low Visibility

In April, General Motors recalled more than 680,000 SUVs after a windshield wiper defect was discovered. Manufacturers are concerned that the windshield wipers could possibly fall from the ball joints wearing away. The vehicle models that are currently recalled are the 2014 to 2015 model year Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles. The company has…

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