How often do depression and fatigue play a role in workplace injuries that occur in Tulsa? While we often assume that workplace injuries and workers’ compensation claims are tied entirely to unsafe working conditions, it turns out that mental health can also affect a workers’ ability to perform her job at the highest level. According… Read More

When you are involved in a severe auto accident in Oklahoma, it can be difficult to think about anything except the pain and suffering from the injury. However, it is important to think about filing an auto accident claim. Under Oklahoma law, our state is an at-fault state when it comes to filing a claim… Read More

Drowsy Driving

While drowsy driving may not seem as dangerous as other behaviors behind the wheel, such as drunk driving or distracted driving, an article from the National Sleep Foundation emphasizes that “drowsy driving is dangerous because sleep deprivation can have similar effects on your body as drinking alcohol.” Indeed, when a person is awake for 18… Read More

Workers Comp

If you get hurt on the job in Oklahoma, you may be eligible to seek workers’ compensation benefits. When we think about some of the most workplace injuries, we often think of accidents that happen at construction sites, such as falls from heights, or slip and fall accidents that occur in restaurants, healthcare facilities, and… Read More

Who is most likely to be involved in a distracted driving accident in Tulsa, Oklahoma? The answer might not be the most likely one. Many Oklahoma residents assume that teen drivers are at greatest risk for an accident due to regular use of smartphones for talking and texting. While teens can be at great risk… Read More

Were you recently injured at work in Oklahoma and considering your options for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits? Generally speaking, an injured worker may be eligible to receive adult disability benefits if she cannot work due to a medical condition that is expected to last at least 12 months or to result in her death.… Read More

Getting hurt in an auto accident in Oklahoma can be physically and emotionally devastating. Car crashes often result in extensive medical bills, frequent follow-up visits to your physician’s office, rehabilitation, and sometimes multiple surgeries. Many motor vehicle accident cases leave injury victims with temporary disabilities, making it impossible to work. In some cases, accident victims… Read More

Many people have an urge to put off estate planning. This is certainly understandable, as the entire concept deals with some uncomfortable topics. Yet, proper estate planning is incredibly important. If you want to protect your health and well-being, protect your underage children, and have a say in what will happen to your assets after you pass… Read More

Serious injury vehicle collisions can lead to well over $100,000 in medical bills alone. This figure does not include other direct losses, such as property damage and lost wages. Especially since health insurance companies sometimes refuse to pay for these expenses, due to liability reasons, these costs are often crippling. Legally, compensation in a car crash must… Read More