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Scranton Workers Miss Work and Incur Costs from Musculoskeletal Disorders

When a construction worker develops a work-related musculoskeletal disorder (WMSD), the employee will miss an average of 13 days of work time, according to Fox News. In 1992, a construction worker who experienced a WMSD would miss just eight days of work time. This discrepancy suggests that on-the-job musculoskeletal injuries may be getting more severe...

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Truck Drivers at Risk of Scranton Workplace Injuries and Fatalities

Transportation incidents are the single most common incident resulting in fatal work injuries, according to new data from Bureau of Labor Statistics. According to BLS, the risk of transportation incidents is rising, and in 2015, a total of 26 percent of all fatalities on-the-job occurred in transportation incidents. Workers who frequently drive as a part...

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Toxic Exposure at Scranton Worksites

On many worksites, employees are exposed to toxic substances. Construction workers could be exposed to lead, asbestos, mold, and a variety of other substances on worksites. Landscape professionals are routinely exposed to pesticides, and cleaners are exposed to industrial strength cleaning products. People who work in factories or industrial environments are exposed to a myriad...

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Obtaining Scranton Workers' Comp Benefits Can Sometimes Require Expert Testimony

Workers' compensation provides broad protections to Pennsylvania workers. The benefits available through workers' comp should be able to provide medical coverage and disability income to any employee who gets sick or who gets hurt as a direct result of the performance of work-related duties.  Sometimes, it is relatively simple for an injured employee to show...

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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