Understanding Recent Changes to Health Care Law

This is the final segment on our series on health insurance.  Our first two segments discussed How We Pay for Health Care and Understanding Health Insurance Coverage.  In this segment we discuss The Patient Protection Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”) signed by President Obama in 2010.  Understanding Health Insurance CoverageThe PPACA has been the subject of [...]

Trucking Companies Are Required To Pay For Medical Care For Truckers Injured In Work Related Accidents

Hurt truck drivers often face overwhelming obstacles in receiving medical care.  Trucking companies often fire truckers who are injured and cannot work.  When fired, the truck driver loses employment benefits, including health insurance benefits.  The trucker can retain health insurance coverage for a period of time by paying for COBRA benefits, but those benefits are [...]