Will Workers Compensation Cover Injuries Suffered As A Dancer Or Performer?
12 May 2015
If you work as a dancer or other physical performance artist, you likely view some aches and pains as a necessary hazard of your job. But what happens if you suffer a severe or potentially career-ending injury while performing your job? Although many professional athletes and others with highly specialized (and physical) jobs can receive their regular paycheck and other disability benefits while recovering from a work-related injury, you may be surprised to find that the only benefits available to you are workers compensation payments.
Understanding Damages Available From Bicycle Accidents And How To File A Claim
4 May 2015
Bicycle accidents are a major occurrence across the USA, with 49,000 injuries caused in 2012 alone. Unfortunately, many of these accidents resulted in no justice, as the injured person wasn't aware of what to do following the incident. If you regularly cycle to work or for leisure, it's important that you understand your rights and what steps to take in the event of an accident.
What You Can Claim For
The specific claims you can make will depend entirely on the severity of your case; however, there are a number of general things that are typically covered in the event of a bicycle collision.