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Author Archives: Jay Butchko

Thank You Veterans!

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To all of our friends and clients who have served, and to all of the families who lost loved ones in service,  thank you for your sacrifices and service!   Your Friends at Ira Weinstock, P.C.

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How Much Is Your Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Claim Worth?

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

Under the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act, injured workers are entitled to lost wage benefits equivalent to two-thirds (66%) of their average weekly wage if their wages are between $810.76 and $1621.50. The Act also sets forth minimum and maximum compensation rates for the calendar year in which the work-related injury or illness occurs. What… Read More »

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Car Accidents During Bad Weather: Who Can Be Held At Fault For The Crash?

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

Pennsylvania is no stranger to cold and tough weather conditions in winter. Bad weather conditions significantly increase the chance of a car crash, which is why Pennsylvania sees so many auto accidents on its roads every winter. Snow, ice, wet and slippery roads, precipitation, and other adverse weather conditions contribute to more car accidents… Read More »

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4 Reasons You Should See A Doctor After A Work-Related Injury

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

Getting injured at work can be a stressful and traumatizing experience. However, it is critical to take all the necessary steps to obtain workers’ compensation. One of the steps is seeing a doctor right away. When you suffer a work-related injury or illness, you should promptly notify your employer. Once you report your injury,… Read More »

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5 Questions To Ask Your Harrisburg Workers’ Compensation Attorney

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

If you were injured at work in Harrisburg or other parts of Pennsylvania, you could benefit from contacting a skilled workers’ compensation attorney to discuss your case. It is essential to schedule a consultation with a knowledgeable attorney to discuss your workers’ compensation case. However, when you speak with an attorney, you need to… Read More »

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What Documents Do You Need For Your Workers’ Compensation Claim In Pennsylvania?

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

While seeking workers’ compensation benefits may seem like a straightforward process, injured workers need strong evidence to support their claim. That is why it is advisable to seek the help of a Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorney to determine what documents you need to collect to build a strong claim and get compensated for all… Read More »

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What Is ‘Subrogation’ In Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Cases?

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

Most employees in Pennsylvania are covered by workers’ compensation. Thus, when an employee sustains injuries in a workplace accident or develops an occupational disease, they are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But many workers do not fully understand how Pennsylvania’s workers’ compensation works. One of the most confusing aspects of workers’ compensation is “subrogation.”… Read More »

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What Is Covered By Pennsylvania’s Workers’ Compensation?

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

Many workers in Pennsylvania mistakenly believe that they can receive workers’ compensation benefits for any injury they suffered at work. Unfortunately, it not true. As discussed earlier, Pennsylvania’s workers’ compensation law does not cover certain types of injuries. If you suffered a work-related injury or were diagnosed with an occupational disease, consult with our… Read More »

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I’ve Received A Notice Of Compensation Payable, But What Does It Mean?

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

Workers who get injured at work and pursue a workers’ compensation claim in Pennsylvania may receive a Notice of Compensation Payable from their employer’s insurance carrier. If you received such a notice when seeking workers’ compensation benefits, you might wonder, “What does it mean, and what happens next?” If you were injured in the… Read More »

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Filing A Workers’ Compensation Vs. Third-Party Injury Claim After A Work-Related Injury

By Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. |

Employees who sustain injuries at work or develop work-related illnesses are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits in Pennsylvania. In some cases, an injured worker may also be able to recover damages from a third party whose negligence caused their injury. So, if you were injured at work, should you pursue a third-party personal injury… Read More »

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