Can I Apply for Both Social Security Disability and Workers’ Compensation?

The advocates of Wright & Wright, America’s Social Security Disability Firm? discuss the impact of filing for both at the same time.

Texas Supreme Court Rules on Workers’ Compensation Coverage Issue

/ 02/10/2012 The Texas Supreme Court recently ruled on a workers’ compensation coverage issue. Port Elevator-Brownsville, L.L.C. v. Casados, No. 10-0523 (Tex. Jan. 27, 2012), available at The plaintiffs’ son suffered a fatal work-related injury while working as a temporary worker for Port Elevator. The plaintiffs did not seek workers’ compensation benefits from Port […]

Texas Supreme Courts Addresses Workers’ Compensation Issue

/ 12/21/2010 The Texas Supreme Court recently addressed an issue arising under the Texas Workers’ Compensation Act.  Leordeanu v. Am. Protection Ins. Co., No. 09-0330 (Tex. Dec. 3, 2010), available at The Court answered the question, “Is traveling from one workplace to another while on the way home in the ‘course and scope of […]

Asbestos Contractor Receives Prison Sentence

An asbestos contractor in New York has been jailed for workers’ compensation fraud. News for New York mesothelioma lawyers Mesothelioma Cancer News (Queens, New York) – An asbestos contractor in New York has been sentenced to jail time in connection with workers’ compensation fraud. As reported by The New York Times, 71-year-old Chong-mun Chae, who […]