Monthly Archives: September 2013
Does A Medical Expert’s Mere Offering Of Alternative Analyses With Respect To Causation Of A Pennsylvania Work Injury Render The Expert’s Testimony Equivocal?
No! In Manitowoc Co., INC. v. Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board (Cowan), No. 472 C.D. 2013, the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania correctly determined that the mere offering of alternative theories as to how an injured worker died after a fall didn’t render that opinion equivocal. This matter involved a fatal claim petition stemming from a fall […]
If you are an injured worker in Pennsylvania (or even if you live outside of PA, but were injured in PA and thus subject to the PA Work Comp Act), you will want to look at the Notice of Compensation Payable– this is a key document that is issued and filed by the work comp […]