Types of Injuries That Aren’t Covered by Workers’ Compensation

When Are You Not Entitled to Workers’ Compensation? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2018 was the first year on record since 2012 that the work-related incident rate did not decline. To be eligible for a workers’ compensation claim, you must be able to establish that you’re an employee rather than an independent…

What’s in Pennsylvania’s Workers’ Compensation Act?

Understanding Pennsylvania’s Workers’ Compensation Act In 2018, nearly 40,000 Pennsylvania residents filed for workers’ compensation under Pennsylvania Statutes Title 77 P.S. Workers’ Compensation. Pennsylvania’s Workers’ Compensation Act, which provides medical treatment and wage reimbursements for workers affected by job-related injuries and illnesses, is designed to protect the rights of both employers and employees. If you…