Monthly Archives: March 2012

Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation LIBC Forms- Should I Fill Them Out?

If you are receiving Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation benefits, the employer/insurer will periodically send out these forms, called LIBC forms, asking for information. You should fill them out and return them within 30 days. If you fail to do so, the insurer has grounds to stop your checks if you are receiving wage loss benefits until […]

The Concept of Present Value In The Context Of Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation

A Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Lawyer must understand the concept of “Present Value”.  Simply stated, a dollar today is worth more than a dollar tomorrow. Why does this matter in a Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation case? When it comes to settlement, I often explain to clients that receiving a lump sum of money rather than a period […]

FREE Phillies v. Marlins Tickets For April 12, 2012 at 705pm – Courtesy Of MyPhillyWorkersCompLawyer

To enter a drawing for two free Phillies v. Marlins tickets, see my Facebook Fan Page for how to enter! Winner announced on my Facebook Fan Page at 5pm on Monday night, March 12, 2012. The link is below: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Michael-W-Cardamone-Esquire-Fighting-For-Injured-Workers-In-Pennsylvania/87441386034

Can My Employer Cancel My Health Insurance After A Work Injury?

Yes in most cases, but if COBRA applies to your employer, they must offer you that right- where you pay the premiums for continued insurance for a period of time. Here is a link to COBRA for your convenience. But many injured workers lose their health insurance after a work injury.  This is one of […]

Sons of Ben

Michael is a member of the Sons of Ben- a non-profit organization that supports the Philadelphia Union Soccer Team. The Sons of Ben are passionate fans of the team as evidenced by their constant chants at the games. Charitable and philanthropic efforts have been central to the Sons of Ben since its founding, as evidenced […]