Our Top Blog Posts of 2014: Part Two
December 24, 2014
Part two of our countdown of our blog's most popular posts added in 2014 covers a wide range of topics, from a look at the most common types of work...
Disabilities and changes to a home
December 23, 2014
When a person develops a disability, some changes to their home may be in order. Many home environment issues can arise for individuals with physical disabilities. Some examples include accessibility...
Our Top Blog Posts of 2014: Part One
December 22, 2014
With 2015 fast approaching, we would like to share with you a recap of our blog's most popular posts that were added in 2014. This week, we share the top...
2016 PA Workers’ Comp Average Weekly Wage Announced
December 17, 2014
According to the Workers' Compensation Act, injured workers are entitled to indemnity (wage-loss) benefits equal to two-thirds of their weekly wage for a work-related injury. However, there are minimum and...
He Quit His Job, But Was Still Eligible For Workers’ Comp Benefits?
December 12, 2014
When a medical equipment delivery driver who had quit his job - but was injured while retrieving his tools and preparing to leave the premises - filed a lawsuit, how...
Company Cited For Fall Hazards At Philadelphia Worksite
December 5, 2014
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has recently cited a Pennsylvania company for failing to provide its workers with proper fall protection. Bricklayers were tasked with conducting their work...
PTSD and VA disability benefits for Vietnam vets
December 2, 2014
There are hundreds of thousands of Vietnam-era veterans struggling to cope with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). They experience flashbacks, depression, insomnia and serious anxiety as they also deal with...