Nursing home abuse and neglect is something that many people worry about. They worry that they'll put their loved one into a nursing home and later find that they've been hurt as a result of that decision.
According to the Council for Disability Awareness, one out of four 20-year-olds can expect to experience a long-term disability before they reach retirement.
If you may need to use Social Security Disability (SSD) in the future, then it's important to understand it and the benefits it provides. You need to know exactly what information you have to provide to the Social Security Administration (SSA), too, so that your application can be as thorough and accurate as possible.
Workers' compensation insurance is supposed to be there when a worker needs it most. It kicks in after they're hurt on the job, covering their medical bills and a portion of their lost wages after they miss a certain amount of work.
If you receive the news that you've developed mesothelioma, you may feel blindsided. After all, mesothelioma takes so long to develop that you may never have expected that you were exposed to asbestos. On top of that, it might be hard to think of when you would have been exposed.