Monthly Archives: March 2008

>Depression And A Work Injury- How Do You Win A Claim For Depression Under The Pennsylvania Workers’ Comp Act?

>Many injured workers suffer from anxiety and/or depression as a result of chronic pain, being out of work, adjusting to a new lifestyle, having difficulty with household chores, sexual dysfunction, and other consequences of their work injury. An injured worker in Pennsylvania can bring a claim for depression by either including it on a Claim […]

>If I Get Fired From My Job, Is My Workers’ Comp Case Over Too?

>Not necessarily. If you are fired for wilful misconduct, then your case is in trouble. However, if you have some kind of work-related restrictions and you are laid off, or fired for economic reasons, then your wage loss benefits continue. It simply depends on the circumstances of your case. Many employers will try to set […]