August 2012

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....

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Healthcare Workers Injured Due to Patient Weight

August 2, 2012


When people consider jobs that have a lot of heavy lifting, the might think of those who work in retail, manufacturing or shipping. The healthcare industry may not be the...

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Awards & Accomplishments

The workers' compensation attorneys at Martin Law have received numerous honors and awards—from other lawyers, neutral third-party publications and trusted consumer organizations. The achievement we are most proud of is simply being able to help the many decent, hardworking people who have suffered the misfortune of a work injury.