Time Limits for Filing Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Claims
June 28, 2011
Is there a time limit to file workers comp? A work injury can disrupt a person's entire life and cause physical pain as well as emotional aggravation from dealing with...
Philadelphia “Heart and Lung” Disability Act
June 24, 2011
A controversial disability program that provides extra disability protection and benefits to the city's finest police officers and firefighters is under fire from city officials. The program is commonly known...
George Martin Participating in Tort Roundtable on June 23
June 14, 2011
Martin Law founding partner, George Martin, will be participating in the 3-credit CLE, Tort Roundtable, next Thursday, June 23. Moderated by Tim Riley, the event will take place at the Philadelphia...
AFL-CIO Releases “Death on the Job”: Its 2011 Worker Safety Report
June 8, 2011
Recently, the AFL-CIO released the 2011 edition of its annual report on American workers' safety and health. Entitled "Death on the Job: The Toll of Neglect," the report compiles statistics...
Subrogation and the Heart and Lung Act as it Pertains to Workers’ Comp Case
June 2, 2011
In a case of first impression of Oliver v. City of Pittsburgh, Pa, the Supreme Court held that an employer has no subrogation claim against a civil settlement to recover...