7 Things To Avoid When Filling A Workers’ Compensation Claim
Sometimes even the best workers’ compensation attorneys will try to downplay the complexities of their clients’ cases in order to comfort them. However, at Pearson Koutcher Law, we believe that you have the best chance of success in your workers’ comp. claim if you are aware of the key don’ts. While this is not an […]
What Happens When You Are Injured At Work Twice?
In baseball, if teams play two games in a day, it’s called a doubleheader. In the workplace, if somebody sustains two injuries – in the same day, week, month, or year – that is one unlucky person. But how does this play out in a PA workers’ compensation case? We like to use hypotheticals to […]
“A Career in PA Workers’ Compensation” for Young Lawyers and Law Students
For many law students, answering the question, “What type of law are you going to practice?” can be a daunting task. One thing they don’t teach you in law school is what a lawyer actually does. How could they? The law has countless areas of practice and most areas require lawyers to do entirely different […]
The Workers’ Compensation PA Law Firm, Pearson Koutcher Law, Is Ranked In 2022 “Best Law Firms”
The Workers’ Compensation PA Lawyers at Pearson Koutcher Law are proud to announce that the firm was selected for inclusion in U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers Twelfth Edition of “Best Law Firms” for representing injured workers in Workers’ Compensation in Pennsylvania. “Best Law Firms” is a national organization, and the listing is […]
The Flow Of A Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Claim
What Is The Flow Of A Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Claim In Litigation Learn what happens in a Pennsylvania workers’ compensation claim. PA Workers Compensation Litigation Flowchart PA Workers Compensation Frequently Asked Questions What Is Workers’ Compensation? Workers’ compensation is a program requiring employers to purchase insurance coverage to provide workplace compensation benefits to employees who […]
How Will An Impairment Rating Evaluation Affect My PA Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Insurance companies have a lot of weapons to try to make an injured worker’s life miserable. Weapons that could affect his or her PA workers’ compensation benefits. An Impairment Rating Evaluation, also known as an IRE, is one of those weapons. Here is how an IRE works. When Will I Be Asked To Go To […]
How Long Will My Workers’ Compensation Case Take In Pennsylvania?
The most common question we get from clients as Pennsylvania workers’ compensation lawyers is how long their workers’ comp case will take. To answer this question, it is important to understand the claim process. If your claim has been denied, or the insurance company simply has not acted on your claim, a Claim Petition will […]