Category Archives: workers compensation benefits

In The News: PA Workers Comp Update 6/20/17

 HOW LONG CAN I GET WORKERS’ COMPENSATION BENEFITS IN PA.?  AN UPDATE WORKERS’ COMPENSATION: PENNSYLVANIA SUPREME COURT ISSUES LANDMARK DECISION IN            PROTZ V. WCAB (DERRY AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT) On June 20, 2017, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court declared that Section 306(a.2) of the Pa. Workers’ Compensation Act (the Act) was unconstitutional. Previously, since passage of revisions […]

Should I Try to Work After a Work-Related Injury?

Often, after receiving work-related injury, the injured person will try to work through the pain. Workers often do this for a number of reasons, some of which include fear of being judged by their coworkers as well as the fear of angering their employer. This is NEVER a good idea. This could not only damage […]