Posts Categorized: Workers Compensation

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Scranton Moosic Wilkes Barre Hazleton Fatal Work Injury- Workers Compensation

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In the case of a Fatal Claim Petition filed as the result of the death of an employee under the Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Act, Section 315 of the Act requires that the Petition be filed within three years from the date of death. The filing shall be submitted on the prescribed form, LIBC- 363. In… Read more »

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Undocumented Alien In A Pa. Workers Compensation Case

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Typically, an injured workers status as an undocumented alien worker will not preclude him from receiving disability benefits under the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act. However, in situations where it is established that the injured worker/undocumented alien is capable of performing some work- even at the most sedentary level capacity, the employer is entitled to a… Read more »

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Pennsylvania Work Injury- Scranton Moosic Workers Compensation

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If you are injured at work in Pennsylvania, your employer has the right to establish a list of designated health care providers, commonly referred to as a “panel list”. If the panel list is properly posted, injured workers must seek treatment for the work injury with one of the designated providers for a period of… Read more »