Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Articles

Can I sue workers’ compensation for pain and suffering?

Can you sue workers compensation for pain and suffering? Workers' compensation won't pay for pain and suffering, but will pay for medical bills and disability from work. In some cases, lump sum payments may be made via workers' comp for major injuries like the loss of a limb or eye.

By |2017-06-16T14:05:42+00:00June 14th, 2017|Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Articles, Workplace Accident Articles|Comments Off on Can I sue workers’ compensation for pain and suffering?

PA Workers’ Compensation Law Update (Nov. 2015)

In a recent case, the Pennsylvania Superior Court declined to apply the exclusivity provision of the Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Act. In this case, the workers' compensation insurance company was sued for aggravating a non-work related injury--the plaintiff's mental anguish due to sexual molestation suffered as a child.

By |2015-11-17T19:25:02+00:00November 17th, 2015|Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Articles|Comments Off on PA Workers’ Compensation Law Update (Nov. 2015)
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