What to Know About Social Security Disability

What to Know About Social Security Disability

The Social Security Act defines disability as “the inability to perform any substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment, which is expected to result in death or which lasted or can be expected to last for a...
Differences Between the LHWCA and the Jones Act

Differences Between the LHWCA and the Jones Act

There are two acts in the U.S. Constitution that protect the rights of Americans who work at sea if they are ever injured at work. These are the Longshore and Harbor Workers Act (LHWCA) and the Jones Act. Many maritime workers do not know one from the other, but it’s...