Heat-related illnesses still a threat for Pennsylvania workers
June 28, 2013
Now that we are approaching the dog days of summer, it is important for workers and employers to be aware of the dangers of heat-related illnesses. It is especially important...
Is Your Workers’ Compensation Attorney Certified?
June 26, 2013
In March, three Martin Law partners took the Workers' Compensation Certification exam held for the very first time by the Pennsylvania Bar Association. We are proud to announce that all...
What to know about workers’ comp when traveling outside the US
June 21, 2013
Many workers in Pennsylvania are required to travel for their job. For some, this includes traveling outside of the U.S. to foreign countries. Reports show that business travelers have remained...
Arc flashes can easily cause Pennsylvania workplace burn injuries
June 18, 2013
A bright flash at a Pennsylvania workplace can prove deadly especially when proper electricity controls are not in place. An arc flash happens when an electrical current leaves its designated...
Fatal accident highlights need for more safety regulations in PA
June 13, 2013
The recent building collapse in Philadelphia highlights the dangers of operating demolition equipment and why it is important for companies to properly train workers on how to use this potentially...
Layoffs and Your Workers’ Compensation Rights
June 10, 2013
As most of the Philadelphia community is aware, Mayor Nutter recently announced that the School District of Philadelphia will be proceeding with mass layoffs of as many as 3,783 teachers...