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Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation FAQs

Submitted by emm on Wed, 11/23/2022 - 12:17

Every year, employees throughout Pennsylvania suffer from work-related injuries. If this happens to you, workers' compensation covers medical care, lost wages, and specific loss benefits until you’re ready to go back to work.

Although it provides invaluable support, the Pennsylvania workers’ comp system can be tricky to navigate.

This article answers frequently asked questions about how to apply for workers’ compensation in Pennsylvania, collect the right evidence, and respond to a denial. We also explain how a workers’ comp lawyer can help.

Can I File a Walmart Workers’ Compensation Claim in California?*

Submitted by emm on Fri, 08/12/2022 - 15:13

If you were injured while working at Walmart in California, you can file a workers’ compensation claim. As a Walmart employee you can prepare a WC claim under Walmart's workers’ compensation program, even if you were partly to blame for the accident.

This gives you the opportunity to get your medical expenses paid for the medical care you need while also getting paid for any lost wages when you are unable to work.

How to Report a Work Injury to Your Employer

Submitted by emm on Tue, 03/15/2022 - 16:55

Filing a workers’ compensation claim requires you to follow several steps, including the first step that involves reporting a workplace injury to your employer.

Knowing how to report a work injury goes a long way towards determining the value of a workers’ compensation claim. The first thing to consider is to act with a sense of urgency.

You have just a limited amount of time to file a claim and if you fail to meet the deadline, you can expect your workers' comp claim to come back denied.