Paula Robinson's Blog for Workers Compensation & Disability

How Can Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Help You?

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Injury Report and Claim Documentation Checklist

“If it is not documented, then it did not happen” is an important legal truism that haunts Workers’ Compensation claims.

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How Long Do PA Workers’ Comp Cases, Appeals & Settlements Take?

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courtBeing injured at work can be a frightening event. One worries how they are going to provide for their family. Expending much of their energy in attempting to recover, sometimes from life altering injuries, without risking their standing with their employer. When someone is hurt on the job many employees are hesitant to file a workers’ compensation claim due to fear of retaliation. This can be misguided, as a claim can protect you, especially in a situation where your ability to do your job well is affected. Read More

Why Drink More Water On the Job

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The value of water is often underestimated in our daily lives. It can be assumed that the average person does not drink the recommended 8 to 10 glasses of water a day. Drinking the recommended amount of water keeps us going at an optimum rate. Imagine if you’re not drinking enough water right now and how that might be impacting your performance.   Read More

PA Workers’ Compensation Benefits and How To Obtain Them

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workers compensationWorkers’ Compensation laws do vary somewhat from state-to-state. If you are injured or become ill on the job due to a work-related condition, you likely are considering filing for Workers’ Compensation. While an attorney often represents you to get the benefits you are due, you should still have basic knowledge of workers’ compensation. Read More

Holy Hot – Temperature During Work Hours

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WOW, HAS IT BEEN HOT!!

High temperatures go with the territory of some jobs, both inside and outside.  What are some of the “hottest” jobs that everyday folks work?  Firefighters, Police, Restaurant workers, Bakery workers, Road Pavers, Road Flaggers, Tree Trimmers (Arborists), Landscapers, Construction Workers, Excavation Workers, Roofers, Truck Drivers, loading and unloading, Manufacturing workers, Life Guards, Professional Athletes and their Coaches; and these are just some examples. Read More

Most Common On The Job Injuries In Pennsylvania

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Sometimes no matter how careful you are and no matter how much you try not to rush a project or task, accidents do happen at work. There are some professions where your risk for workplace injury is greater than others. However, accidents do not tend to single out just one profession. They can happen all too often anywhere, at any time. Some of the most common on the job injuries in Pennsylvania include: Read More

“Hurt On The Job Lawyers” Help You Win

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Hurt on the job, lawyers help you win your compensation claim. On the job injuries are not uncommon. Thousands of skilled and non skilled workers are injured while performing their jobs each year. Many workers fail to report their injuries in fear of retaliation. The workers’ compensation lawyers at Robinson Law LLC can help injured workers get the compensation they are entitled to. Victory is just a telephone call away. Read More

What To Do When You’re Hurt At Work

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If you are injured on the job, there are a few things you should do right away in order to try to ensure the best outcomes for your case. Here are some tips to help you in trying to get the compensation that you rightfully deserve. Read More

When Are Medical Expenses Paid If I Have An Accepted Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Claim?

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I HAVE AN ACCEPTED PA WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIM, WHY IS MY PHARMACY TELLING ME MY PRESCRIPTIONS AREN’T COVERED?

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Quakertown Workers’ Compensation Attorney 415 W Broad Street Quakertown PA 18951

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sunoco quakertownIt’s critical to remember that if you get hurt on the job from no fault of your own, you could very well be entitled to compensation. If you don’t take action on your behalf, no one else will.

There are many different situations in which you might want to visit a Quakertown workers’ compensation lawyer. Companies often have a lot of liability when it comes to safe working conditions for their employees. Here are a few examples of areas where you might be entitled to compensation if it’s a situation that applies to you. Read More