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The Importance of Hydration During Heat Waves and The Summer Months in PA

Many areas in Pennsylvania experience high temperatures in the summer months. Although doctors advise people to minimize heat exposure in these months, many PA workers don’t have that option. Making sure that workers are sufficiently hydrated is one of the most effective ways to…

5 High Risk Injury Jobs in PA

Injuries at the workplace can range from minor to severe, and the risks can vary depending on the nature of the job. Workplace injuries can be serious, affecting the victim’s quality of life as well as reducing their ability to earn wages for a…

When Should I Seek Help from a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer?

Workers’ compensation for injuries or illnesses that occur at work is often best obtained when you have competent legal representation. You should contact a Pennsylvania workers’ compensation lawyer if: You have been injured while doing your job You have suffered a work-related sickness You…

Chiropractic Connections

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Without our health, it is difficult to enjoy all life has to offer. So, when a serious work injury happens and you’re unable to work, earn an income, or do simple tasks it can take a toll on us both physically and emotionally. October…

Road to Recovery With Physical Therapy After A Work Injury

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After a work injury, one may have body aches and pain, loss of range of motion, and even loss of function of certain body parts, such as hands, arms, feet, or legs. In an effort to heal and move on many injured workers turn…

Workers’ Compensation Fraud by Employees

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Most employers know too well the importance of workers’ compensation insurance. Should an employee get injured while on the job, the workers’ compensation insurance will take care of the medical bills and the lost wages while he or she recovers. The employee should not…

Injured Worker Rights with Workers’ Compensation

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In Pennsylvania, the various differing natures of work and work environments pose many dangers to employees. This exposure to risk can result in physical and even mental injury to workers. Statistics in the United States reveal many recorded cases of injured workers that occur…

Choosing Your Dr. and Health Care Providers For Your Work Injury

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Okay, so you had a work injury, and thankfully your employers’ workers’ compensation insurance is covering your medical bills and your lost wages. How do you know who to treat with? Well…..in Pennsylvania, all employers are required by law to have workers’ compensation insurance…

Are Pre-Existing Conditions Covered In Work Related Injuries For Workers’ Compensation

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An injury or illness is considered to be work-related, if an event or exposure in the work environment contributed to the resulting condition. It may also have significantly aggravated a pre-existing injury or even illness. An injury or illness is a pre-existing condition if…

7 Most Common Workplace Injuries

COMMON WORK INJURIES

Let’s face it, people working in different job environments face a wide array of hazards, most of which are not within their control. While there are various job injuries that workers fall at risk of, there are those that are very common and that…