Decorative Scale of Justice

What to Expect During Your Workers’ Compensation Claim

1) At first it will seem like nothing is happening After you retain an attorney, your attorney notifies the insurer of the start of representation, and the insurer sends your medical file to your attorney. That can take anywhere from 10 days to two weeks. After the file is received it is electronically organized into various files (such as correspondence, …


Get the Most From Insurance Companies If a Work Injury Occurs

Workers’ compensation insurance is a “no-fault” government mandated program that assures workers will receive benefits in order to recover from their work injury. Businesses are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance in the state of Oregon. Employers can get insurance from a private market or the state. Workers’ compensation insurance through the state is typically more expensive. The goal is …

Impaired driver

The Consequences of Driving Impaired is a Serious Matter

Medical impairments can decrease reaction time and cause traffic accidents. A serious injury or death can occur. Your license can be lost or suspended. It can be better to voluntarily quit driving if you have a severe or uncontrollable symptom. The Law Offices of Bailey and Yarmo earns personal injury settlements for victims of car accidents from impaired drivers. Common …

Bufete Legal Para Personas Residentes de Oregón que han Sufrido Accidentes Abogados especializados en accidentes. Las Consultas son Siempre Gratis. No tiene que pagar si no ganamos el caso.

Eligibility for a Wrongful Death lawsuit

Eligibility for a Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The death of a loved one can be life-changing. Wrongful death lawsuits occur when another person or entity (such as a product malfunction) causes the death. In wrongful death cases, dependents may be compensated for emotional trauma, wage loss, funeral expenses, and other financial hardships. Bailey and Yarmo, LLP, confronts wrongful death claims for victims to receive financial compensation. Wrongful …

what to expect in a drunk driving accident

What to Expect in a Drunk Driving Accident

Drunk driving increases the risk of car accidents, highway and pedestrian injuries. The state of Oregon constitutes that people are liable to drunk driving penalties when their blood alcohol content (BAC) reaches .08%. Drivers can lose their license for up to five years or permanently, depending on the amount of offenses that have occurred. Serious injuries occur from drunk driving. …

Bike Collision

Oregon Bicycle Accidents: Know the Law

Bicycling is a primary method of transportation in Bend. Preventative Oregon laws have been governed to avoid traffic accidents. In 2011, 677 cyclists were killed and an additional 48,000 were injured by automobiles in Oregon. An average of 2 cyclists are killed in the U.S. per day. Accidents can be prevented by following traffic laws. Laws for Drivers in Oregon …

If you think there is a problem with your claim you are probably right

If You Think There is a Problem With Your Claim You Are Probably Right

If the insurance company denies medical treatment or is dragging their feet before approving treatment, it is usually an indication that the insurance company is trying to limit your workers’ compensation benefits.  This could be an indication of a big problems with getting what you deserve from your claim.  The general rule of thumb is “if you think they are …

Be careful not to miss important deadlines

Be Careful Not to Miss Important Deadlines

Workers’ Compensation laws include many important deadlines which you must observer in order to preserve your rights.  These deadlines can be very short.  If you receive a claim denial, a denial of a specific medical condition or a denial of medical treatment from the workers’ compensation insurer, it is critical that you contact an attorney to discuss your rights and …

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