Truck drivers and workers compensation
November 28, 2014
"Are truck drivers eligible for workers compensation?" Long-haul truck drivers are usually covered by workers’ compensation insurance, also known as workers’ comp or work comp. Truck drivers suffer injuries and...
SSD and SSI Payments to Increase in 2015
November 26, 2014
At the end of October 2014 the Social Security Administration (SSA) announced a cost-of-living (COLA) adjustment for recipients of Social Security Disability benefits for 2015. The increase, which also applies...
Program seeks to help developmentally disabled children play
November 24, 2014
There are many children here in the United States who suffer from developmental disabilities. Such disabilities can make it so a child has significant care needs that cost quite a...
Breast cancer survivor joint pain and acupuncture
November 17, 2014
The impacts cancer can have on a survivor's life can come from multiple sources. For one, they can come from the health effects of the cancer itself. Major life impacts...
The Big Four in Construction Accidents
November 11, 2014
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has identified the most common fatal construction accidents, known as the "Big Four." These are: Falls from heights Struck/hit by something at the...