What are the Most Dangerous Jobs?
August 31, 2012
Many of us know people employed in very challenging work environments. Those in the manufacturing industry are constantly working with machines that could cause serious injuries if not used properly....
Police Have Higher Risk of Serious Illness
August 27, 2012
Philadelphia law enforcement officers, take note: a study of police officers in a major metropolitan police department reveals that their occupation appears to be linked to a variety of significant...
Case Highlights Reporting Requirements for Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation
August 24, 2012
When someone is injured on-the-job, there may be a lot of confusion about what is going to happen next. While the injured worker will receive treatment for his or her...
Workers with Disabilities Often Injured while Working
August 17, 2012
An on-the-job injury can take many different forms. Some of these injuries may result in time away from work, with workers' compensation benefits being provided to the injured worker. Other...
Sick Leave Might Improve Workplace Safety
August 10, 2012
A workplace injury can happen at any time, and often, it catches workers by surprise. When those workers are under the weather, it can be difficult for them to have...
Course and Scope of Employment
August 6, 2012
In the case Little v. Workers' Compensation Appeal Board (B&L Ford/Chevrolet), the Court affirmed the denial of a fatal claim petition. The Court ruled that the decedent's heart attack was...