Can I Sue for an Injury that Happened at Work in Pennsylvania?

When you have suffered injuries at work in Pennsylvania, you file a worker’s compensation claim through your employer. The Pennsylvania Worker’s Compensation Act contains “exclusive remedy” provisions that protect employers from lawsuits brought by injured workers. This means that you cannot bring a personal injury lawsuit against your employer. A worker’s compensation claim would typically […]

Five Common Reasons for Being Denied Workers’ Compensation

5 Reasons Workers’ Compensation Requests are Denied An injury that occurs on the job and keeps you from returning to work can be devastating. Some work environments, such as construction sites, are inherently dangerous and give rise to particularly bad injuries. Beyond dealing with the injury, trying to obtain workers’ compensation—particularly if your employer is […]