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New Jersey Work Injuries & Accidents – Compensation for Pain & Suffering

Can an injured worker get compensated for pain and suffering after a New Jersey work accident? NJ workers' compensation laws don't allow for pain and suffering claims. Rather, injured workers in NJ can file work injury lawsuits to recover financial compensation for medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering. NJ law allows both a workers' comp claim and a separate lawsuit for a work accident.

By |2018-05-23T19:13:28+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Workplace Accident Articles|Comments Off on New Jersey Work Injuries & Accidents – Compensation for Pain & Suffering

New Jersey Work Accident Law – When a Work Injury Causes a Disability

Seriously injured NJ workers can seek compensation for disabling injuries via 1. workers' comp disability benefits, and 2. a separate lawsuit against non-employer parties. Getting full compensation for major injuries will require help from an experienced work accident lawyer who can conduct a full investigation to identify all parties who are potentially liable.

By |2018-05-22T19:20:09+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Workplace Accident Articles|Comments Off on New Jersey Work Accident Law – When a Work Injury Causes a Disability

Philadelphia Work Injury & Safety News – OSHA Cites Phila. Construction Co. and Luzerne Box Manufacturer

2 PA employers cited for 40 OSHA violations. A Philly construction co. and a manufacturer in Luzerne County face over $400,000 in fines. The violations were for fall accident hazards, machine guarding and lockout/tagout issues, which are very common.

By |2018-05-17T15:50:26+00:00May 17th, 2018|Workplace Accident Articles|Comments Off on Philadelphia Work Injury & Safety News – OSHA Cites Phila. Construction Co. and Luzerne Box Manufacturer

Philadelphia Work Injury Law – Who’s Legally Responsible for a Work Accident?

A look legal responsibility for a work accident in Philadelphia. Our PA work injury lawyers discuss liability of employers and other parties after a work accident. Injured workers often make the mistake of not seeking legal help until it's too late.

By |2018-05-07T19:12:01+00:00May 7th, 2018|Workplace Accident Articles|Comments Off on Philadelphia Work Injury Law – Who’s Legally Responsible for a Work Accident?

Fall Accident at Work in New Jersey or Pennsylvania? Why You Should Seek Legal Help

Fall accidents at work in New Jersey & Pennsylvania often result in serious injuries, whether they occur at office buildings, factories or on construction sites. It's crucial to seek legal help ASAP to figure out whether the injured worker can get compensated outside of workers' comp.

By |2018-04-25T18:32:01+00:00April 25th, 2018|Falls, Workplace Accident Articles|Comments Off on Fall Accident at Work in New Jersey or Pennsylvania? Why You Should Seek Legal Help

Lawsuits For a Work Accident in Philadelphia – Financial Compensation Often Comes from Insurance Policies

Commercial insurance policies provide usually coverage for work accidents in PA. Defendants often buy insurance which applies when a worker gets injured. Learn about the insurance claims process and financial recovery.

By |2018-04-23T17:41:27+00:00April 23rd, 2018|Workplace Accident Articles|Comments Off on Lawsuits For a Work Accident in Philadelphia – Financial Compensation Often Comes from Insurance Policies
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