Malamut & Associates

January 2, 2018

School Bus Accidents Are Every Parent’s Nightmare

If you put your child on a school bus in the state of New Jersey, you can do so with a good deal of confidence. The […]
December 28, 2017

What is a Disability Pension?

In New Jersey, public employees are entitled to disability pension benefits when they either: Suffer a catastrophic illness or are injured off the job and can’t […]
December 19, 2017

Workers Exposed to High Levels of Noise Can Get Workers’ Compensation for Hearing Loss

When you think of workers’ compensation, you probably think of the types of injuries or illnesses that require hospitalization or time off of work to rehabilitate […]
December 12, 2017

How a Prescribed Exercise Plan and Diet Can Help You Get Back to Work Faster

If there’s one thing that’s true of people who’ve been injured on the job, it’s that they want to get back to work as quickly as […]
November 17, 2017

Understanding Stalking Laws for Personal Safety

Is your ex simply having a difficult time letting go of the relationship or do you have a case of stalking on your hands? The word […]
October 12, 2017

Choosing the Right Personal Injury Lawyer for your Case

Finding the right lawyer for your case is more than finding someone who has been successful in cases. Instead, it comes down to who checks the […]
October 6, 2017

Tips for Municipal Court Appearances

Court appearances are daunting whether they are for a criminal charge or a simple traffic violation. Even when you are not facing heavy charges, the uncertainty […]
October 5, 2017

Who Chooses the Doctor When a Worker is Injured?

After an injury, most workers want to see their own doctor. However, this might pose a risk later when trying to receive Worker’s Compensation benefits. However, […]
August 30, 2017

Claims Against Conrail in NJ Derailment Tossed Out by Third Circuit

The last week of August, lawsuits against Consolidated Rail Corp. were tossed out by the Third Circuit. The lawsuits were in lieu of a 2012 train […]
August 17, 2017

Search, Seizure and Arrest Rights Under the Fourth Amendment

Under the law, it is understood legal authorities need a warrant for search, seizure and arrests, but the law is more nuanced than the average citizen […]
March 7, 2018

Who Is Responsible if a Passenger is Injured as a Result of Turbulence?

Have you ever been mid-journey on a plane flight and gotten up to go to the bathroom, only to have the flight attendant ask you to […]
March 7, 2018

Is Your Workers’ Compensation Insurer Compelled to Release Your Full Medical History to Your Employer?

At some point in the process of filing a workers’ compensation claim, you are likely to come across a form indicating that you give the workers’ […]
February 26, 2018

Alternatives to Opioids for Pain Management after a Workers’ Compensation Claim

When a person is injured on the job, they are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. These benefits may include the costs of medical treatment and compensation […]
February 14, 2018

From Staph to MRSA: Explaining Hospital-Associated Infections (HAI)

Most people go to the hospital with the understanding that even though it may be unpleasant, they’re there to get better. But an astonishing number of […]
February 7, 2018

You’ve Been Falsely Accused of Workers’ Compensation Fraud. What Do You Do?

Workers’ compensation is a form of no-fault insurance, specifically provided to make sure that employees do not suffer financially if they are hurt on the job. […]
January 23, 2018

Applying for Veterans Disability Compensation in New Jersey

When you serve in the military, you do so knowing full well that you are putting your life and health on the line. Of those who […]
January 12, 2018

Will Applying for Workers’ Compensation Affect Your Union Status?

If you are a member of a union and you are injured on the job, you may be concerned about whether going out on disability will […]
January 2, 2018

School Bus Accidents Are Every Parent’s Nightmare

If you put your child on a school bus in the state of New Jersey, you can do so with a good deal of confidence. The […]
December 28, 2017

What is a Disability Pension?

In New Jersey, public employees are entitled to disability pension benefits when they either: Suffer a catastrophic illness or are injured off the job and can’t […]