Folks, this is National Nurses Week. According to the American Nurses Association, National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th. Florence Nightingale’s birthday. These permanent dates enhance planning and position National Nurses Week as an established recognition event. As of 1998, May 8 was designated as National Student Nurses […]
There is a story that David McCullough, American historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, tells. John Singer Sargeant, renown artist of his time, was commissioned to paint a portrait of President Theodore Roosevelt. Sargeant had been waiting around the White House for several days hoping to see the President and schedule a time for painting his […]
Folks, according to the United States Department of Labor, “Workers’ Memorial Day is observed every year on April 28. It is a day to honor those workers who have died on the job, to acknowledge the grievous suffering experienced by families and communities, and to recommit ourselves to the fight for safe and healthful workplaces […]
Sometimes, people or family members of people involved in motor vehicle crashes or work accidents resulting in severe injuries or death need immediate legal advice or assistance on a holiday, on a weekend, or after regular office business hours. Dan Hightower understands this and now provides severely injured Accident Victims with 24/7 access to him […]
This news article should be of concern to anyone with health insurance, whether it is with this insurance company or not. Hopefully, this is an isolated case. Nevertheless, if your health insurance company denies you an evaluation, testing or treatment recommended by your doctor, you may have legal remedies and should contact a lawyer. Daniel […]
In addition to catastrophic injury cases (like the two brain damage cases I helped my clients make multi-million dollar recoveries on in 2014), I handle moderate and severe injury cases, a number of which settle for six figure amounts. If you or a family member is involved in a serious motor vehicle collision or a […]
At this special time of the year, we wish people of all faiths Happy Holidays and a special hope and prayer for Peace on Earth and Goodwill toward Men and Women. Daniel L. Hightower, Lawyer
Hats off to all American men and women serving our country in the Armed Services especially over the Holidays. The lawyers and staff at Daniel L. Hightower, PA, adopted 25 soldiers in the 317th Brigade, Engineer Battalion, U.S. Army, headquartered in Ft. Polk, Louisiana and now deployed in Afghanistan through June of 2018. And we’re […]
Kimberly Sanchez, Director of Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida (left) presenting The Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award for 2017 to Dan Hightower after an opening talk by The Honorable Heather Pinder-Rodriquez, Orange County Circuit Judge (right).
When someone is injured on the job, their first responsibility is to report the injury to their employer. It’s then their employer’s responsibility, and their employer’s work compensation insurance company’s responsibility, to send them for medical care and treatment. We invite you to view this video to learn more.