Author: Hardison & Cochran

Myth #1: My employer will file all necessary forms to protect my claim. The employer is required to file a Form 19 report of injury to the Industrial Commission. This form does not protect your claim. You must file notice to the employer and a Form 18 with the Industrial…

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission recently announced a voluntary recall of 35,500 stuffed animals purchased at Old Navy and oldnavy.com from July 2008 to February 2009. The stuffed toys (pictured) have two button eyes that could possibly detach from the toy posing a choking hazard to young children. The…

The term “mass torts” simply means that there was an act of negligence on the part of an individual or company that resulted in many people being injured or causing death. Examples would include companies that neglect the fact that their workers are being exposed to asbestos, pharmaceuticals that are…