Social Security Disability FAQ Web Page

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Aug 23, 2016 4:02:54 PM

Want to know what to expect when filing a social security disability claim? Have questions but you can't find answers? Read our FAQ's to learn how long the process will take and what you should do to move the process along in your favor.

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Topics: Disability, Social Security

Attending the 2016 RNC? Be Prepared to Avoid Personal Injury

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Jul 10, 2016 8:52:09 AM

Most of the time in Cleveland, it's easy to rush out of the house, hop in the car, snag a great parking space and get where you're going. Don't count on it being so easy during the Republican National Convention (RNC)!

City officials have recommended that people who work within a certain zone should stay home to avoid the crowds. The city also increased its insurance coverage to cover injury lawsuits that might result from hosting the July convention. They've also increased resources for security and law enforcement, such as riot gear and crowd control tools.  Even the Ohio legislature has added to the fray: This week, legislators approved extended hours for bars. Clearly, officials are hoping for the best, and preparing for the worst. You should, too.

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Topics: personal injury

Who Decides Whether to Settle a Personal Injury Lawsuit in Ohio?

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Apr 30, 2016 11:30:00 PM

Personal Injury Plaintiffs Have a Right to Make Their Own Decisions

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Topics: personal injury

Can a Passenger in a Motor Vehicle Accident Sue Both Drivers?

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Apr 30, 2016 9:43:49 PM

Any Driver Can Be Negligent

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There are many scenarios that can cause you to seek out a car accident lawyer in Cleveland, Ohio.

When most of us think of motor vehicle accident lawsuits, we probably think of a negligent driver crashing into another vehicle and causing injuries to the occupants of the other vehicle. This type of scenario does, in fact, occur quite often.

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Topics: car accidents

Motorcycle Accident Statistics

Posted by Ryan Fisher on Apr 26, 2016 7:22:21 PM

It's warming up out there, and if you're like us, you're bringing the motorcycles out of storage and getting ready for the rubber to meet the road. What do motorcycle accident statistics for motorcycles in Ohio tell us about staying safe? Read our free PDF infographic, "Ohio Motorcycle Injuries & Statistics,to find out what you and your motorcycle-loving friends need to know.

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Topics: personal injury

Polaris RZR Recall: What You Need to Know

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Apr 23, 2016 11:30:00 PM

Polaris Recalls 133,000 RZR Off-Highway Vehicles

 

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On Tuesday, vehicle manufacturer Polaris Industries Inc. recalled approximately 133,000 of its “recreational off-highway vehicles” following more than 160 reports of fires, nearly 20 reports of injuries, and one death. With so many reports of the vehicles catching fire during operation, one has to wonder what sort of manufacturer could in good conscience take so long to recall these dangerous vehicles.

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Topics: auto defects

What is Ohio’s Dram Shop Law?

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Apr 23, 2016 9:52:14 PM

When Bars Overserve, Lives Hang in the Balance

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Topics: car accidents, drunk driving accidents

Ohio Paralysis Injury Lawyers: Despite Advances, Victims Still Face Extreme Challenges

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Apr 15, 2016 6:00:00 PM

An Amazing Scientific Breakthrough

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Topics: spinal cord injury

Where Will My Cleveland Personal Injury Lawyer File My Lawsuit?

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Apr 14, 2016 6:00:00 PM

Plaintiffs Like You Are Often Concerned About Where They Will File a Lawsuit

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Topics: personal injury, cleveland lawyer

Federal Elder Justice Task Force Takes Aim at Negligent Ohio Nursing Homes

Posted by Lowe Eklund Wakefield Co., LPA on Apr 2, 2016 6:00:00 PM

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New Task Force May Help Prevent Ohio Nursing Home Injuries

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Topics: nursing home injuries

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