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The Dangers of Using Hoyer Lifts in the Workplace

Part 1 in an 8-part series A Hoyer Lift is a type of patient lift used as an assistance device […]

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How Do I Know If I Am Entitled To Receive Social Security Disability?

Entitled to Social Security If the health of an individual is so bad that it is impacting their capability to […]

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What You Need To Know About Reopening Your SSDI Claim Case

If your disability claim was denied, you may be eligible for an SSDI review. Pennsylvania allows people with a disabling […]

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Social Security Disability: Most Common Questions

Trying to proceed through the Social Security process can be overwhelming, and you can be struck with many questions about […]

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How a Workers’ Compensation Employer Defense Can Affect You

Workers’ Compensation and Employer Defense Tactics When a worker in the United States undergoes an injury, they are protected by […]

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How you Can Receive Workers’ Compensation for a Heat Related Injury

  Workers’ Compensation for a Heat Related Injury Heatstroke is one of the most common forms of injury that occurs […]

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Social Security Disability Insurance Vs. Supplemental Security Insurance

The biggest difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Insurance (SSI) is the financial requirements for those […]

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Social Security Disability Benefits for Agoraphobia and Panic Disorders

Getting approved for Social Security disability benefits can be difficult enough if you have a condition that can be demonstrated […]

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How Insurers Make the Workers’ Compensation Process More Difficult

Part Eight: How Insurers Can Make the Workers’ Compensation Process More Difficult Once an employee has notified his or her […]

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The Responsibilities Of Insurers In The Workers’ Compensation Process

Table of Contents Part Seven: Insurer Responsibilities In The Workers’ Compensation Claim ProcessInsurance Company DutiesConducting A Post-Injury InvestigationContact A Dedicated […]

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Why Mental Illnesses Are Covered Under Workers’ Compensation

Can Workers’ Compensation Cover Mental Illness?   The extreme conditions under which first responders work take a toll not only […]

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How Your Diabetes and Social Security Disability Benefits are Related

  SSDI Benefits for People With Diabetes   Obtaining Social Security Disability (“SSDI”) benefits is a complicated and confusing process. […]

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Understanding The Delay Tactics In Workers’ Compensation Health Insurance

Table of Contents Workers’ Compensation Health Insurance Delay TacticsProcessing DelaysRequests for Additional TimeEmployer DelayCall A Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Lawyer Workers’ […]

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Workers’ Compensation: Pennsylvania Workers’ Comp Rates

Pennsylvania workers who are injured on the job are eligible to receive benefits to cover medical expenses and lost wages. […]

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What You Need to Know About Workers’ Comp Drug Testing

The Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Act guarantees compensation for medical treatment and lost wages associated with work-related injuries and disease. However, […]

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Hurt At Work: Workers’ Compensation And Tendonitis Of Wrist

Getting hurt at work is undoubtedly debilitating and stressful, this is even truer when the employer and insurance carrier drag […]

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Hurt at Work: Workers’ Compensation for a Work-Related Nerve Injury

Unfortunately, painful and debilitating nerve injuries plague thousands of workers across the United States. Nerve damage can be caused by […]

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Are Social Security Disability Benefits for Immigrants Available?

Individuals who reside in the U.S. and are considered aliens, nationals, or noncitizens may be eligible for social security benefits. […]

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Hepatitis A and the risk of infection to food industry employees

If you work in the food service industry, you may think that your biggest risk of injury comes from a […]

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An Overview of a Workers’ Compensation Vocational Assessment

During the workers’ compensation process it is important to understand that your employer’s workers’ compensation insurance company is going to […]

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Bipolar Disorder and Social Security Disability

There is a common misconception that bipolar disorder is a rare condition, but this is not the case. The effects […]

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SSD: Can I Receive Social Security Benefits for Mental Illness?

Across the United States, nearly 43.8 million Americans suffer from mental illness. This equates to roughly one in five adults […]

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Difference Between The Two Types Of Notices Of Compensation Payable

Table of Contents What Is A Notice Of Compensation Payable?What Is A Notice Of Temporary Compensation Payable?When Will I Find […]

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WC: How an Impairment Rating Evaluation Affects You

Table of Contents Impairment Rating EvaluationsThe Time LimitsThe IRE ItselfOther Information on the IRE      Contact Us Today Impairment Rating […]

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What Constitutes Malingering (Faking Disability) And What You Need to Know

Some people fake disability to obtain Social Security benefits, and this behavior is known as malingering. There are several things […]

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Workers’ Compensation Lump Sum Payments: What You Need to Know

Does this sound like you? You’ve been offered a workman’s comp lump sum settlement for an injury you received at […]

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How to prepare for a Social Security Disability hearing

Filing for Social Security Disability can be daunting, but if prepared, you will be able to handle the questions posed […]

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What to Know When Filing for Social Security Disability Due to Obesity

The United States Surgeon General has declared obesity an epidemic. There’s some good reason for alarm: 35 percent of adult […]

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How Can You Help Your Adult Autistic Child File For Disability?

Supplemental Security Income benefits are designed to provide an income to severely disabled children and adults with very limited financial […]

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Is Workers Compensation for Independent Contractors Available?

With a new outlook for 2017’s economy and a landscape about to change, business owners are anticipating some major changes, […]

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