OSHA Resumes Enforcement in Areas Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

When Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas Gulf Coast as a Category 4 hurricane in late August, it brought total chaos and destruction with it. As a result, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was forced to cease most programmed enforcement actions until mid-October. As of October 12, OSHA has officially resumed normal enforcement

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Can Disabled Children Qualify for Social Security Benefits?

Social Security is most commonly associated with elderly adults who collect payments after they retire or become disabled, but Social Security has other important uses as well. Social Security offers Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payments for children with disabilities, and these payments have the ability to support a family struggling to afford the care their

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The Relationship between Social Security Disability Insurance and Workers’ Comp Benefits

Workers’ compensation benefits and Social Security Disability Benefits are two of the most commonly accessed and utilized forms of disability in America. However, it is important to understand that they are not mutually exclusive to each other. One can easily affect the other, and it often requires the guidance and support of an experienced attorney

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