Are Interns Eligible for Workers’ Compensation?

Are Interns Eligible for Workers’ Compensation?   Published by : mycomplawyers November 7, 2016 Let’s start with an easy answer. If an intern is paid and works on a regular schedule for a period of time, that person should be covered by the PA Worker’s Comp Act if he/she is injured in the course and […]

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Am I eligible for workers’ compensation if I get injured at a company event?

Published by : mycomplawyers October 31, 2016 You may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits if you are an employee in Pennsylvania who suffers an injury while attending a company event.  A work injury, in many circumstances, does not necessarily need to occur on the employer’s premises. For example, attending a company sponsored trip to […]

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Reducing Your Opioid Medications

We have already written about the attacks injured workers can expect from insurance companies on medication.  Litigation is a poor process to bring about changes in medication regimens; nevertheless, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently developed and published guidelines for physicians regarding the prescription of opioid medications that will almost certainly play a […]

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The Physical Benefits of Physical Therapy

Published by : mycomplawyers October 17, 2016 Pain can destroy your lifestyle.  Our clients often share that their life is forever changed by the injury they experienced at work.  Sadly, Pennsylvania workers’ compensation does not adequately address an injured worker’s pain and suffering.  However, a good physical therapist and/or therapy program can improve your quality […]

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