Statutory Employer Rule Explained
The statutory employer rule is a legal doctrine that applies when a worker is injured on the job while working for a subcontractor. This rule ensures that a worker still receives workers’ compensation in the event of a workplace injury if they are not classified as an independent contractor or as a common law employee […]
Injured? In need of financial assistance? Know what’s right for you.
The ripple effects of an injury can be devastating, causing you to lose your source of income when you need it most. Between medical bills and everyday living expenses, waiting on your personal injury claim to settle can be stressful. Whether you’re grappling with the impact of a serious workplace or car accident, Saunders and […]
10 Things To Do When You Get In a Car Wreck
Steps to Take When You Get In a Wreck During the Incident The safety of yourself and others involved should always come first. In a severe accident, smoke, fire, chemicals, or road traffic may pose a threat to those on the scene. If the car is still drivable, move it to the side of the […]
Injured On A Fleet Vessel? What To Do Now
Like many fields, working in the maritime industry presents a unique set of hazards, and like any industry, it should be safe and free of hazardous risks. However, accidents can happen. Knowing what to do next can help you become eligible for benefits and compensation surrounding these accidents. Whether you’re hurt on a fleet vessel […]