Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on May 25, 2017 in Asbestos
Mesothelioma is a rare type of malignant cancer that occurs in the thin layer of lining in the body’s internal organs, most commonly in the lungs.
The only known cause of mesothelioma is exposure to asbestos, a fibrous mineral found in many homes, buildings… Read More
Because workplace accidents can occur in a variety of industries and can cause serious financial strain on an injured worker, most employers are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance.
If you were harmed performing your job’s regular duties,… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on May 09, 2017 in Auto Accident
If you were involved in a car accident, you will likely be contacted by an insurance adjuster shortly after. Unfortunately, a mistake people often make is assuming the adjuster has their best interests in mind.
An adjuster’s primary job is to save money… Read More
The Social Security Administration (SSA) provides monthly financial benefits to disabled individuals who are unable to work or earn a sufficient income due to a disabling condition.
There are two types of benefits offered: Social Security Disability… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Apr 19, 2017 in Employment Law
After a two-week long trial, an advisory jury reached a unanimous verdict for a certified class in the American Family Insurance ERISA trial on April 18, 2017.
The jury ruled in favor of the plaintiff in Jammal, et al. v. American Family Insurance and… Read More
Many motorcycle accidents are caused by a driver’s failure to notice or look for a motorcyclist sharing the road.
To address this issue, Tennessee has passed several laws that protect the victims of motorcycle accidents caused by driver negligence.
An… Read More
As three states have confirmed that several fatal car crashes are linked to the defective X-LITE guardrail ends, the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) is preparing to remove and replace nearly 1,800 X-LITE’s throughout the state.
Tennessee… Read More
If you have been injured on the job or diagnosed with an illness or condition stemming from your employment, you can file for workers’ compensation.
During this time, it may be in your best interest to consult with an experienced workers’ compensation… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Mar 29, 2017 in General
In an opinion piece in The Hill, a contributing writer argues that the GOP’s proposed Protecting Access to Care Act directly contradicts the party’s long-held reputation as the party that fights for state’s rights and a minimalist government.
Harm to… Read More
A 17-year-old girl who died after her car collided with a guardrail was recently billed by the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) to replace the defective device that killed her.
The girl’s father discovered the invoice that was addressed… Read More