Recent Blog Posts
Truck drivers, including delivery drivers and tractor-trailer drivers, can sustain serious injuries on the job in a variety of ways. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), not only do truck drivers spend a significant amount of time on the road, which puts them at risk of repetitive strain injuries and traffic… Read More »
Serious and disabling injuries and health conditions can happen in various ways, including at the workplace. While the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program provides benefits for disabling injuries regardless of whether they occurred at work, many people who are injured on the job ultimately want to seek both SSDI benefits and workers’ compensation… Read More »
To all of our friends and clients who have served, and to all of the families who lost loved ones defending our country, thank you for your sacrifices and service! Your Friends at Ira Weinstock, P.C.
Suffering a debilitating injury or learning that you have a disabling disease can be devastating, and you are likely worried about how you will be able to pay your bills. When you experience a disability, it is important to know that you may be eligible to receive Social Security disability benefits through the Social… Read More »
Social events are common in many different kinds of workplaces in Pennsylvania, from company picnics and sports leagues to holiday parties. In most cases, these social events occur after hours or on the weekends, and they are frequently optional for employees. If you suffered an injury at a workplace social event sponsored by your… Read More »
Whether you were recently injured on the job in Harrisburg or you were diagnosed with a disabling illness that will prevent you from working, you are likely beginning to look into options for disability payments. There are significant distinctions between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, although both… Read More »
Intoxicated driving accidents are among the most devastating types of auto accidents in the Harrisburg area, and these collisions occur more often than you might expect. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, alcohol-related crashes are responsible for about 30 percent of all traffic fatalities, and DUI-drug accidents have increased in recent years. If… Read More »
Here’s to celebrating the American Worker and to all the hard working Unions fighting for working men and women everywhere! Ira Weinstock, P.C.
After a devastating auto accident that resulted in debilitating injuries to a loved one that ultimately proved to be fatal, it can be complicated to understand how to seek compensation. Should you file a personal injury lawsuit, or is a wrongful death claim appropriate? How about a survival action? When you have lost a… Read More »
Getting hurt at work can be devastating. When a workplace injury occurs, you will need to receive medical care and you may need a significant time away from work in order to recover. In some circumstances, a workplace injury results in a permanent disability that is partial or total, limiting your ability to return… Read More »