What types of workers’ compensation benefits are available?
October 29, 2014
If you are injured at work, your employer’s workers’ compensation policy must pay for your medical care, but your benefits may go much further than doctors’ appointments and health care....
More than Ebola: Nurses face daily dangers at work
October 22, 2014
The news that two nurses caught Ebola after caring for a man who later died of the infection at a Texas hospital has alarmed nurses and health care officials nationwide....
House Bill 1846 on Physician Dispensing Passes the House
On Monday, October 20, 2014 House Bill 1846 was signed and sent on its way to Governor Corbett for his signature. HB 1846 is described as an "Act amending the...
Study reveals potential treatment method for TBI
October 21, 2014
After a person here in Pennsylvania suffers a traumatic brain injury, several things can occur which can impact their health and condition. One is that their brain can experience swelling....
UPS driver who found murder scene is eligible for workers’ comp
October 17, 2014
A UPS driver came upon the worst when he stopped for a delivery on his usual route. Inside the home, he found a 65-year-old woman lying on the floor with...
Why You Should Hire A Lawyer For Your VA Appeal
October 8, 2014
If you have been denied the full compensation you deserve from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), you have the right to handle the entire process yourself. However, you should...
Kansas Supreme Court rules that FedEx misclassified drivers
Another appellate court has ruled that FedEx misclassified hundreds of delivery drivers as independent contractors. The ruling, issued this month, the Kansas Supreme Court, is the second major decision to...
When is the income of others looked at for an SSI claim?
October 7, 2014
As is the case with most federal benefits programs, there is a very complex set of rules in place for the Supplemental Security Income program. Thus, it can be easy...