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September 2014 Archives

Workers injured in Pennsylvania DOT truck accident

A representative from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has reported that three workers were injured in an accident involving an agency vehicle on the afternoon of Sept. 18. The vehicle was a line-painting truck used to add lane markings to road surfaces, which the DOT representative said rolled off the side of the road. The workplace accident took place on Grange Road in Beaver County around 1:15 p.m.

Fight for your right to Social Security Disability benefits

Social Security Disability benefits are a lifeline for many Pennsylvania families. Disabled adults and children count on this income to help meet all the financial obligations they have while they are unable to work. For many people SSD benefits are one of the sole ways that they support themselves. Without this income, some people literally cannot afford basic necessities including housing or food.

What do you need to prove to get SSDI for schizophrenia?

In this day and age, many people understand the complexities of mental illness and mental disorders. People understand the importance of helping these individuals and proving the right environment for them to grow and achieve their goals. In the past, many of these people were hidden away and institutionalized. However, today, many are integrated into society.

Understanding the injuries covered by workers' compensation

Philadelphia employees may be interested in some general information about what injuries are covered under Pennsylvania workers' compensation laws. While most work-related injuries are covered, certain activities can make a person ineligible for benefits.

Demolition project accident injures at least 1 worker

A demolition project in Pennsylvania turned dangerous on Sept. 12, reportedly causing the injury and hospitalization of two workers. The construction accident was reported at approximately 1:45 p.m. in the Queen Village section of Philadelphia.

Social Security disability can affect retirement benefits

There are many nuances to the rules and regulations related to obtaining benefits from the various programs administered by the Social Security Administration. Receiving benefits from Social Security disability is no exception in Pennsylvania or any other state. Millions of individuals in the United States rely on disability benefits for their daily survival. However, many may be worried about how their benefits will be affected after retirement.

Workers' comp benefits for injured construction workers

In the unfortunate event that a Pennsylvania worker was injured in a construction accident and decides to file a personal injury claim against the employer, he or she should be aware of workers' compensation laws that could affect the claim. By carefully and knowledgably proceeding in such actions following a workplace accident, the worker may be able to understand and procure the maximum benefits allowed by law.

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Our Philadelphia firm and attorneys have received numerous accolades in the area of workers' compensation law. Several of our attorneys have been recognized by their peers and listed in Super Lawyers since 2006. The Super Lawyers process recognizes the top lawyers in their fields in Pennsylvania.

Since 2010, our law firm has been rated as a tier-one law firm for workers' compensation law claimants in Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World Report — Best Law Firms Edition.

Since 2009, Jason Krasno has been selected to the Best Lawyers® "America's Best" series. The Best Lawyers® award is given only to a handful of attorneys throughout the United States each year. Jason was also selected as a top workers' compensation attorney. You can see the articles on Jason in Newsweek's Aug. 23, 2010, edition.

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