News & Articles: Tag: hurt on the job
Can I Get Fired for Filing for Workers’ Compensation in PA?
March 29th, 2022
When you are injured at work, workers' compensation insurance is designed to compensate you for your lost wages and medical expenses. This benefit is crucial for workers and can help bridge the gap between the time a worker needs to...
Can I Get Workers’ Comp After a Heart Attack on the Job?
March 21st, 2022
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, each year more than 805,000 people suffer a heart attack - that's one every 40 seconds. Long hours, physical exertion, mental stressors, and a poor diet can lead to poor cardiovascular...
Workplace Injuries Spike Over Summer Months
June 10th, 2021
For many, summer means relaxation and fun—kids are home from school, vacations are underway, and warmer temperatures make outdoor activities more enjoyable. But, with the summer heat comes a rise in workplace injuries. While the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics...