Brain and Head Injuries at Work
In Pennsylvania, head injuries at work are among the most serious on-the-job injuries. According to the PA Department of Labor and Industry, head injuries made up 12% of all reported injuries in 2019. That's more than 20,000 incidents over the…Read More
Attorney Client Privilege in a Personal Injury Case
Many times, personal injury cases require people to disclose some sensitive and even embarrassing personal information. As a result, accident victims may be hesitant to contact an injury lawyer. Understanding attorney-client privilege is essential, as it may help accident victims…Read More
A Review of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act
When you're injured on the job, you are entitled to workers' compensation benefits to help you with the financial repercussions of your injury. While the process may seem straightforward, the entire workers' compensation process in Pennsylvania can be somewhat complicated.…Read More
Warehouse Worker Injuries Spiked in 2021
Over the past 18 months, warehouses have had to ramp up production due to an increase in demands, quicker turnaround times, and staffing decreases and challenges. All of these factors create a safety risk, and whenever a rush is in…Read More
Nurses Hurt on the Job – You are entitled to workers’ comp benefits
Nurses play a critical role in the healthcare system in the United States. In addition to the hard work they do each day to take care of their patients and help doctors and other healthcare professionals, they also provide compassion…Read More
Workers’ Compensation and Hearing Loss
October is National Protect Your Hearing Month, a time to remind both employers and employees about the importance of protecting one of our most valuable senses. Over time, being around hazardous noise can make you lose your hearing — and once…Read More
Work Injury Denied by Insurance. Should I Call a Workers’ Comp Attorney?
If you were injured on the job and your workers' comp claim was denied, you don't have to take no for an answer! Navigating the Pennsylvania workers' comp system is challenging and complex - you have the right to benefits…Read More
Can My Employer Require a COVID-19 Vaccine?
As COVID vaccinations become more widely available, many employers are considering requiring their employees to get vaccinated before returning to work. But can employers require workers to get the COVID-19 vaccine? Is mandatory vaccination allowed by employers? This is a…Read More
Top 10 Causes of Disabling Workplace Injuries
When accidents happen on the road or on the job, they can be devastating to the individual involved and their entire family. The loss of mobility, the ability to work, the income…and the piles of medical bills can turn anyone’s…Read More
Workers’ Compensation, Arthritis & Degenerative Disc Disease
When it comes to workers’ compensation, one topic that garners much debate and misunderstanding concerns the right of an employee to receive workers’ compensation benefits for the aggravation of a pre-existing condition, particularly when it relates to arthritis and degenerative…Read More
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