SSRIs Prescribed for Psychiatric Disorders Can Cause Birth Defects


One of the most common types of medications used in the mental health profession is the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). In the past, this drug was considered to be safe to take during pregnancy. However, research in 2006 revealed that this medication can cause a variety of birth defects. If you are prescribed this medication while you are pregnant and you are not warned of the potential risks, you may be entitled to compensation.

17 November 2020

Social Security Disability: Do You Need Help With Your Application?


If your worried about completing your Social Security Disability application, consult an attorney. The application process requires you to list critical information about your disability or illness, including when and where it occurred. If you make mistakes on the application, you may lose your claim before it begins. Here are things a Social Security Disability attorney can help you do to prepare for and complete your disability application. Obtain the Correct Dates of Your Disability

11 August 2020

Pursuing Compensation After An Auto Accident


Auto accidents are able to inflict major losses, injuries and damages on a person, and pursuing justice after being a victim in one of these accidents will often require the use of the legal system. Despite the fact that resolving an auto accident case will be a complicated affair, it is possible for a person to become fairly well-prepared for this process, and this can help them with achieving a favorable outcome at the end of this process.

25 September 2019

Reasons Why A Personal Injury Lawyer May Recommend You Reject A Settlement Offer


Working with a personal injury attorney can be beneficial to you if you have sustained a personal injury. When a settlement offer is presented from the other party, your attorney must present the offer to you, regardless of whether it is a good offer or a bad one. In some cases, they may recommend that you reject a settlement offer that has been presented. This may leave you wondering why they may suggest that you reject the offer.

19 August 2019

How To Handle A Slip And Fall Case The Right Way


If you've suffered a slip and fall incident, you may be wondering what your options for seeking damages might be. For most people, the first order of business will be to get in touch with a slip and fall attorney. There are, however, some other things you may be able to do to improve your chances of prevailing. Don't File Right Away Building up a case takes time, and it's often better to take a little time to let your counsel get ducks lined up in a row.

30 October 2018

Was Your Child Targeted And Injured At A Sports Practice? What To Know


There are a lot of different things that you have to worry about when your child is playing sports, but what you shouldn't have to worry about is your child getting hurt by someone that is on their team. If you left your child at practice and they were badly injured by another player on their team, and the other player meant to inflict harm on them, you want to talk with a lawyer.

16 October 2018

3 Uncommon Things That Can Worsen A Whiplash Injury


If you were involved in a motor vehicle accident and sustained a whiplash injury, you may have sought the professional services of a car accident attorney. While a whiplash injury is painful in itself, your other preexisting medical conditions can compound your pain even more. Here are three uncommon reasons for an increase in whiplash-related neck pain and what you can do about them: GERD Gastroesophageal reflux disease, also known as GERD, is a digestive disorder that causes heartburn, coughing, throat clearing, and sometimes a feeling as though there is a lump in your throat.

23 August 2016