Monthly Archives: June 2014
Under Section 406 of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act, if an employer is uncertain whether a claim is compensable or uncertain of the extent of liability, they can initiate compensation payments without prejudice and without admitting liability pursuant to a Notice of Temporary Compensation Payable (“NTCP”) on a form as prescribed by the Department of […]
The Cardamone Law Firm, LLC– a specialized Pennsylvania Work Comp boutique firm founded by Attorney Michael W. Cardamone and dedicated 100% to the strong representation of injured workers in Pennsylvania, has opened its third office- in Exton, PA to help serve its growing client base. With a main office in Blue Bell, PA, and satellite […]
Wetzel v. Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board (Parkway Service Station)- Does An Injured Worker Abandon His Employment When Injured On Employer’s Premises While Trying To Stop A Criminal From Leaving The Premises After An Attempted Robbery?
No. The Commonwealth Court, in a well reasoned Opinion dated May 27, 2014, (No. 1693 C.D. 2013) has ruled that the Decedent in this case did not abandon his employment when trying to stop an individual from leaving the premises after an attempted robbery when he was run over by the criminal. The Court reversed […]