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23 Jun

Worker’s Compensation Claims for Toxic Chemical Exposure

In certain industries, workers are exposed to toxic and harmful chemicals on a regular basis. Exposure to these chemicals could result in serious, debilitating injuries or death. It is the responsibility…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Workers Compensation

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28 May

Timeline To Receiving Funds From a Successful Case

Once the insurance company agrees to a settlement, most injury victims want nothing more than to wrap up of their case, obtain their compensation, and start paying off medical bills and other related-expenses.…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Personal Injury

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26 May

What to Avoid Saying Immediately After a Car Accident

A car accident can leave you feeling shaken and confused. You may speak without thinking or end up saying things that potentially have a greater impact than you realize. What is said immediately afterward…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Auto Accidents

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19 May

The Importance of Receiving Medical Care Following a Car Accident

Getting into a car accident can be an overwhelming, confusing and stressful experience. He or she may be unsure about what to do next. However, one of the most important things that car accident victims…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Auto Accidents

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13 May

Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Injuries If Assaulted at Work?

When you become injured on the job, workers’ compensation benefits may help cover your medical treatment. But what happens if you were harmed as a result of an assault by a co-worker, client or vendor?…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Workers Compensation

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30 Apr

Can Not Wearing a Seat Belt Affect Your Car Crash Claim?

In Wisconsin, all drivers and most passengers must wear seat belts. Wearing a seat belt routinely and properly is one of the most effective ways to help prevent serious injury in a car accident. But…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Auto Accidents

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24 Apr

The Value of Using an Expert Witness in a Personal Injury Case

Reaching a favorable settlement in a personal injury case is often linked to how well the facts and issues can be understood. An experienced lawyer will understand the potential value that an expert…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Personal Injury

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14 Apr

Paying for Medical Bills While Your Injury Claim is Still Pending

If you have been harmed in a car accident, you may not know that you are expected to pay for your medical bills, even if your injuries were caused by another person’s negligence. If your claim is successful,…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Auto Accidents

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07 Apr

What Happens If I Get in an Accident in a Company Car?

Wisconsin workers’ compensation helps provide wage replacement and medical benefits to individuals injured while they were on the job. However, sometimes it is difficult to know when certain situations…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Workers Compensation

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30 Mar

Is My Child Eligible to Receive Social Security Benefits?

For those with a family to support, having a disability can be difficult on a physical and emotional level. Social Security helps provide payments for disabled individuals who are unable to work. Depending…

Posted on behalf of Sigman, Janssen, Sewall, Pitz & Burkham in Social Security

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