Personal Injury and Wrongful Death are legal terms that encompass a variety of situations. Personal Injury (“Tort”) law allows for compensation when a person is injured or experiences destruction of property due to someone else’s carelessness, recklessness or intentional misconduct.
Social Security Disability (SSD) is a program that provides benefits for disabled workers who have held a job, or a series of jobs subject to the Social Security system, for a required period of time. Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is a form of disability for people with limited assets who are disabled.
Workers’ Compensation is a system of benefit payments designed for people who have been injured by an accident in the course of their employment. It also provides compensation for workers who develop an occupational disease as a result of their employment.