Two Partners Named to Philadelphia’ List of Best Lawyers in America ®
January 28, 2011
Two lawyers from Martin Law, George Martin and Matthew Wilson, were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2011 (Copyright 2010 by Woodward/White, Inc.,...
2011 Statewide Average Weekly Wage Announced
January 24, 2011
Pursuant to the Workers' Compensation Act, Section 105.1, the Department of Labor & Industry has determined the statewide average weekly wage for injuries occurring on and after Jan. 1, 2011,...
Governor Rendell Vetoes Popular Firefighter Bill
January 19, 2011
On November 27, Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell put an end to the hopes of firefighters across the state when he vetoed HB 1231, a bill that would have expanded the...
Kids Chance of Pennsylvania — Scholarship For Children of Injured Workers
January 18, 2011
Many families that suffer the loss of a parent due to a work-related incident find themselves in financial need. Buying the basics, such as food, becomes problematic. Never mind finding...
OSHA’s New FEDTARG Program
January 13, 2011
When the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 became law, it ushered in a new era of protection for workers. The Act initiated a federal program that studied work-related...
Tragic Workplace Accident Involving Roofer
January 7, 2011
Construction is one of the most dangerous occupations in America, with more fatal injuries occurring in this industry than any other in the private sector. This unfortunate fact was recently...
Virginia Quarterly Review Tragedy Highlights Workplace Bullying
January 3, 2011
It is a common and unfortunate reality that many working people complain about being mistreated by a coworker or boss at one point or another in their careers. For many,...