Top 4 Services That We Do Not Charge For
Our clients can save thousands by not paying any fees for the following legal services: 1. Correcting your weekly payment amount. Workers’ comp carriers often underpay claims by incorrectly calculating how much your weekly checks should be. We will gather your wage info and calculate how much you should be paid. If you are underpaid, […]Continue Reading
Repetitive Strain Injury
Repetitive Strain Injury Compensation A repetitive strain occurs when you do the same motion over and over again, eventually resulting in a nagging pain in a muscle, nerve or tendon that becomes worse with continued overuse. This happens with regularity on the job. A number of occupations require repetitive movements that can cause long-term harm […]Continue Reading
Top 4 Mistakes You Are Making and Don’t Even Know It
1. Posting your activities on social media. Your employer or their insurance company will often conduct surveillance on injured workers to see how active they are in their daily lives. Often, they will contact your coworkers, who may be “friends” with you, or hire a company that will conduct a search of your social media […]Continue Reading
What is an IME?
An IME stands for Independent Medical Exam. This is when the workers’ comp carrier hires their own doctor to examine you and answer questions for the insurance company. That doctor is not acting as a treating physician and he or she does not owe you any duty of care that a normal physician owes you. […]Continue Reading
Is carpal tunnel syndrome covered under Pennsylvania workers’ comp?
Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the median nerve, which runs from the forearm into the palm of the hand, becomes pressed or squeezed at the wrist. More recently, the cause of carpal tunnel syndrome has been a point of contention. However, it has long been recognized as an injury in Pennsylvania case law for purposes […]Continue Reading