Author: davidm

The unique causes of 18 wheeler accidents in Oklahoma City

Naturally, any time a person gets behind the wheel of any motor vehicle, there are many reasons why he or she might be involved in an accident. That said, the specific properties of the commercial trucking business and the 18-wheeler vehicles themselves add to the list of potential causes: Driver fatigue, distraction, or inexperience Increased […]

Oklahoma Workers Compensation

Oklahoma Workers Compensation is under the microscope again. It can be a on going battle to keep up on the law, particularly if you have an ongoing case. Let Monty Cain of Cain law Office help you with your Oklahoma Workers Compensation claim. If you are in need of some quick up to date info, […]

Oklahoma Large Truck Accidents

Approximately one out of every eight accidents involves a large truck throughout the United States. Approximately 70% of large trucking accidents happen in rural areas. Centered at the crossroads of the United States, one might draw the conclusion that Oklahoma has it’s fair share of large truck accidents. Oklahoma large truck accidents can be devastating […]

Nursing Home Abuse on the Rise

As Oklahoma’s population ages, nursing home abuse statistics grow more alarming than ever.  Statistics reveal 30% of nursing home facilities are sited for some type of nursing home abuse.  What is even more disturbing is the unknown statistic of the many cases of nursing home abuse that goes unreported. These statistics cover a wide array […]

Oklahoma Workers Compensation Court News

Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation News In 2012 alone there have been many modifications and additions to Oklahoma Workers Compensation Law.  These changes and additions may have an adverse effect on a claim you are filing or an existing claim you have filed. Oklahoma Workers Compensation Claims can be very complicated and confusing.  When you have issues […]

Oklahoma Workers’ Comp Laws Overhauled

In 2011, Senate Bill 878 regarding the overhaul of Oklahoma workers’ comp laws became effective.  Although the system in general stayed in place, there were 88 various sections reviewed for changes.  Each of the 88 sections will have different effective dates.  Changes will include everything from the laws governing the presiding judge(s) to what is […]

Medical field sees increase in medical malpractice

There are currently hundreds of cases filed concerning medical malpractice in the state of Oklahoma with over a hundred claims paid in 2010.  The average claim paid was in excess of $235,000. These medical malpractice cases involve physicians, surgeons, dentists, hospitals and other health care providers. As medical fields expand so do medical negligence claims.  […]