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How Long Does A Workers Comp Settlement Last?

Many people don't realize that in Pennsylvania, workers compensation claims can be settled. The settlement can be in a couple of different forms. There can be a lump sum settlement or there can be something called a structured settlement. The proceeds from the settlement generally are supposed to last as long as you need them...

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How Does Workers Comp Work?

Workers compensation in Pennsylvania is a no-fault system that provides benefits to injured workers who are injured on the job. The system provides wage loss benefits for time missed from work, medical benefits for reasonable, necessary and related medical expenses. As well as some other benefits in certain limited circumstances. When you’re injured, the first...

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What Does Workmans Comp Cover?

Workers compensation covers any and all injuries sustained within the course and scope of one's employment. The benefits provided under workers' compensation are generally wage loss benefits for time missed from work and medical benefits which covers any and all reasonably necessary and related medical treatment. There are also other benefits which apply in certain...

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Do I Need A Personal Injury Lawyer?

If you're asking yourself whether or not you need a personal injury lawyer or a worker's compensation lawyer or any type of lawyer, the best advice I can give you is pick up the phone and call. We can answer questions over the telephone free of charge and certainly would encourage you to schedule an...

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Employer Tactics to Discourage Workers From Reporting Injuries

Workplace safety is of the utmost importance in every industry and a worker’s rights are protected by regulations put in place by the Occupational Health and Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Taking effect on January 1st, 2017, new regulations were put in place to improve the tracking of incidents and injuries, in addition to clarifying...

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What's The Average Settlement For An Injury To A Specific Body Part?

The way Pennsylvania workers compensation law is written there is not a specific settlement amount or payment amount based on the different type of injury that you've sustained. Workers' compensation in Pennsylvania is designed to protect your right to wage laws benefits for as long as any particular injury keeps you out of work but...

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How Long Does Workers Comp Last?

The laws have just been changed to benefit injured workers to take away any arbitrary cap on how long you can remain on workers' compensation. Before that Supreme Court decision, there was an arbitrary limit of 500 weeks. Regardless of whether or not you remain disabled or out of work because of your injury at...

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Office Locations

Scranton

Scranton

The O’Malley & Langan Building
201 Franklin Avenue
Scranton, PA 18503

p. 570-344-2667

Pittson

Pittston

9 North Main Street
Pittston, PA 18640

p. 570-883-1321

Towanda

Towanda

The O’Malley Langan Building
213 Main Street
Towanda, PA 18848

p. 570-265-5800