Monthly Archives: November 2013

What Kind of Disability Benefits are Available?

     There are several kinds of disability benefits for which a person can be eligible. Depending on the facts, you may be entitled to one of these benefits, or you may be entitled to more than one. The medical rules … Continue reading

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Can a Medical Provider Be Sued for Malpractice When Treating a Workers Compensation Patient?

     In determining who qualifies as a third-party, it is perhaps best to look at an umbrella rule of thumb and then examine examples and exceptions to the rule.  A third-party eligible to be sued by an injured worker is … Continue reading

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Tony Farmer and John Dreiser Receive Honors

Super Lawyers Magazine recently recognized Tony Farmer as a Super Lawyer in the area of personal injury.  John Dreiser was recognized as a Rising Star in the area of Social Security Disability. If you need more information about a Social Security … Continue reading

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John Dreiser and Tony Farmer to Present on Workers’ Compensation

     There is still time to register for TAM’s 2-day Tennessee Workers’ Compensation conference scheduled for November 21 and 22 at the Embassy Suites in Franklin, Tennessee.  Tony and John will be speaking on several important aspects of the law … Continue reading

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Disability and the Railroad Retirement Board

Injured or disabled employees of a railroad can apply to the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) for disability.  The RRB administers the program and some of the benefits and procedures mirror the Social Security Administration’s disability program and benefits.  For railroad … Continue reading

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