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Can You Reopen a Closed Workers’ Compensation Case? What Lawyers Have to Say

You can reopen a closed workers’ compensation case to get more benefits under specific circumstances in Pennsylvania. In general, your condition must […]

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How and When You Can Receive Workers’ Compensation for Stress 

If you find yourself suffering from a severe stress-related workplace injury, you may be wondering, “can I even sue my […]

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How is Workers’ Comp Calculated?

In the event of a work-related injury, the two most pressing questions for claimants – injured employees seeking workers’ compensation […]

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How Long Does It Usually Take for a Worker’s Compensation Case to Settle?

One of the main benefits of the workers’ compensation system is that you can get benefits within a matter of […]

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What if Your Employer Forgets or Refuses to File a Workers’ Compensation Claim?

After suffering a serious workplace injury, the absolute last thing you want to hear is that your employer refuses to […]

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What is a Utilization Review and How Can it Affect Your Workers’ Compensation?

A utilization review is a process that is used to determine whether a particular medical provider or the care that […]

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What Is Workers’ Compensation Subrogation and How Does It Work?

The vast majority of workers in Pennsylvania do not use the workers’ compensation system, so they do not understand or […]

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Find Out How to Receive Your Workers’ Compensation Claim in Advance Through a Settlement Loan

Workers’ compensation litigation is not known for being an expedient process. For claimants awaiting claim and settlement resolution, there are […]

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4 Red Flags of Workers’ Compensation Fraud & How to Avoid Them

Workers’ compensation is designed to help injured workers recover from a work accident. It helps employees get back to work […]

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Workers’ Compensation and Returning to Work: Everything You Need to Know 

Following a serious workplace injury, employees who receive workers’ compensation are likely to be out of work for an extended […]

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How To Win A Fibromyalgia Disability Case

In order to win a fibromyalgia Social Security disability case, you will have to demonstrate that you are unable to […]

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Disability Benefits for Legally Blind Individuals

Blindness or visual impairment gives rise to problems that affect every area of your life, even your ability to work. […]

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Lay Off and Plant Closures:  The Effect on Injured Workers

This week in Philadelphia, two major employers recently announced they would be closing their doors for good: Hahnemann University Hospital […]

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Workers’ Compensation Checks: How Often They Come & Where to Find Yours

Under the Workers’ Compensation Act, insurance companies are supposed to pay your workers’ compensation check at the same frequency you […]

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8 Ways To Avoid Disability Fraud Investigation

Being investigated for Social Security disability fraud is more common than you might think. People on disability with mental illnesses […]

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Light Duty Work: What does it have to do with Workers’ Comp?

Table of Contents Light Or Modified Duty OverviewLight Duties DefinedLight Duty ExamplesThings To Remember When Taking Light Or Modified Duty […]

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How The Trial Work Period Operates Under Social Security Disability

Despite widespread belief to the contrary, individuals receiving Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) from the Social Security Administration (SSA), are […]

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When to Hire a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer After Your Injury

If you have a workers’ comp claim or suspect that you do, it is critical that you know when to […]

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Third Party Workers’ Compensation Lawsuits: Liability Criteria & What You Need to Know

In certain workers’ compensation cases, third parties may be liable to pay a third party lawsuit settlement. Employees who are […]

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Factors that Determine Workers’ Compensation Eligibility

Pennsylvania workers’ compensation requires that you be an employee and be injured at work or due to job-related duties to […]

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Supplemental Security Income (SSI) For Children: Applications & Benefits Explained

It is important to be aware of the regulations and rules surrounding SSI disability for children. Knowing the accessible benefits, […]

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How To Properly Evaluate & Report Unsafe Working Conditions

Safe working conditions are vital for many reasons with workers safety being paramount. Ensuring that employers follow safe procedures significantly […]

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How Much Are Workers’ Comp Payments & Settlements for Back Injuries?

About a million workplace back injuries are reported every year in a variety of occupations, from truck drivers to nurses. […]

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Social Security Disability Benefits for Depression or Bipolar Disorder

Mental health disorders, such as a bipolar disability and depression, can affect every phase of a person’s life. These effects […]

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Workers’ Compensation for Neck Injuries: The Average Settlements and Payment Amounts

Workers’ compensation is designed to make it easier and simpler for both employees and employers to resolve compensation issues when […]

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What You Need to Know About Filing for Unemployment and Social Security Disability at the Same Time

You’re facing two problems if you’re disabled and unemployed. First, the necessary paperwork can take months, or even years, before […]

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Short Term Disability in PA: The Qualifications and Application Process Explained

From 2013-2017, 9.6 percent of all Pennsylvanians under 65 were living with some form of disability. If that statistic isn’t […]

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Compromise & Release Agreements: Their Effect on Workers’ Compensation Settlements

If you’ve been injured at work or someone you love has suffered an injury while working, you probably have a […]

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The Complete Guide to PA Workers’ Compensation Laws

Every seven seconds, an employee is hurt on the job. This means that you should be aware of the risks […]

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Read These 7 Tips Before Suing Your Employer for Negligence

The Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act makes holding your coworkers or employer civilly liable for injuries you sustained while working difficult. […]

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