26th Feb 2014
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has recently issued a ruling that will help injured workers who are faced with labor market surveys by a vocational expert hired by the workers compensation carrier. In Phoenixville Hosp. v. Workers’ Comp. Appeal Bd., 81 …
20th Jan 2014
Professor Leonard T. Jernigan Jr. has compiled a list of 2013′s Top 10 Workers’ Compensation Fraud Cases Today’s post comes from guest author Leonard Jernigan, from The Jernigan Law Firm.Employer Fraud Cases (9):$44,962,492.00Employee Fraud Cases (1): $1,500,000.00Total: $46,462,492.00 Every year …
2nd Aug 2013
Workplace accidents are unfortunate for the people who suffer from them, and often their families as well. In some work environments, employees are taking physical risks just by coming to work.
28th Jun 2013
A motorist’s driving ability should be adequate enough to operate a car safely when he or she is behind the wheel of a vehicle.
26th Jun 2013
When on-the-job injuries occur, workers are often entitled to seek workers’ compensation to pay for medical costs and cover lost wages.
14th Jun 2013
Pennsylvania workers may be interested in a recent case involving a worker, a workers’ compensation disclaimer and the state’s Supreme Court.
20th May 2013
Like anyone in Pennsylvania, celebrities, musicians and athletes must deal with the possibility of becoming ill or injures.
26th Apr 2013
Each and every Pennsylvania workplace has its own inherent risks and hazards. Some types of employment pose a greater risk to the health and safety of workers than others.
29th Dec 2012
OSHA has stepped in to investigate the death of a Pennsylvania man who died in a work accident.
5th Dec 2012
A Pennsylvania police officer is being mourned after he was fatally shot while pursuing a suspect.