Monthly Archives: March 2016

If I Get Work Comp Benefits in Pennsylvania, How Long Do They Last?

Theoretically, the wage loss and medical benefits can last a lifetime. However, this is exceedingly rare. Why is it rare? There are many reasons. First, some people will recover from their injuries. Also, many injured workers will settle their case for a lump sum rather than taking a risk in court in terms of having […]

What Happens At Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Hearings?

Sounds like a typical lawyer answer, but it’s true- the answer is that it depends. Some hearings are for a brief discussion between the attorneys and the Work Comp Judge, called a “Pre -Trial” where no testimony is taken. Other hearings involve presenting evidence such as deposition transcripts and updating the Work Comp Judge as […]