Understanding illnesses in the workplace
September 22, 2015
Pennsylvania residents know that the government maintains regulations for on-the-job safety. While certainly guarding against a work-related accident is important, these regulations are also designed to help prevent or lower...
Federal benefits are only received by some qualifying children
September 15, 2015
Children with certain mental health conditions who have a family situation that meets specific criteria can qualify for Supplemental Security Income and other federal benefits. A study that has been...
Social Security Disability truths and myths
September 6, 2015
People who are unable to support themselves because of a long-term medical condition might opt to seek Social Security Disability if they have a work history. There are a lot...
Numerous conditions can qualify for Social Security Disability
September 4, 2015
The Social Security Blue Book lists the conditions that might qualify an adult for Social Security Disability. This list is updated periodically with new conditions. The listings are divided into...
Can the Workers’ Compensation Bureau Conduct Surveillance?
When you apply for workers' compensation, you need to accurately report your injuries and provide documentation as requested. The Workers' Compensation Bureau (WCB), rightfully, wants to be sure that...