Harrisburg Workers’ Compensation Attorneys
At the Harrisburg law office of Ira H. Weinstock, P.C., we concentrate our practice on the representation of labor unions, individual employees, and accident victims in Harrisburg and throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in all matters related to workers’ compensation, work-related injuries, personal injury including auto accidents, and Social Security Disability. With several workers’ compensation attorneys on staff who are Certified Specialists in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Law, you can rest assured that your workers’ compensation claim will be handled professionally and efficiently, including not only your workers’ compensation claim but any applicable claims for Social Security Disability, third party personal injury liability, or any other workplace issues that arise in connection with the injury, whether in a union or non-union setting. We specialize in maximizing your recovery for both workers’ compensation and any other source of reimbursement including personal injury claims, uninsured/underinsured motorist benefits, and Social Security Disability. We can help you obtain proper compensation for your losses from any negligent party. If you have been injured outside of the workplace, we know how to get you compensated for your losses, contact our experienced Harrisburg worker’s compensation attorneys today.
- Harrisburg Workers Compensation
- Work-Related Injuries & Notice of Work Injuries
- Medical Treatment
- If a Workers Compensation Claim is Denied
- If the Claim is Accepted
- Average Weekly Wage
- Ongoing Treatment and Rehabilitation Nurses
- Light-Duty Work
- Specific Loss Benefits
- Repetitive Trauma
- Hearing Loss
- Termination or Suspension of Benefits
- Non-Union Work for Union Employees
- Settling Cases
- Workers’ Compensation FAQs
- Harrisburg Social Security Disability
When your are injured and unable to work, this can impact your ability to pay bills and put food on the table so our workers’ compensation attorneys at Ira H. Weinstock P.C. take your workplace injuries very seriously. The Pennsylvania workers’ compensation system is complex and the Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys at our firm are ready to help you navigate this intricate process and would be honored to assist you with your case. Our workers’ compensation attorneys are highly experienced in workplace injuries and the many layers of a workers’ complex claim. We can help you answer the following questions.
Our Harrisburg workers’ compensation & Social Security Disability attorneys possess over 100 years of combined legal experience representing working men and women in issues including workers’ compensation, employment, personal injury and labor law. Our workers’ compensation attorneys represent unions, unionized employees and non-unionized employees in the areas of law which have the most immediate and powerful impact on their lives. Some of the following are common workers’ compensation questions:
- My workers’ compensation checks are late, is there anything I can do?
- My workers’ compensation claim was denied, can I fight it?
- Do I need a workers’ compensation attorney in order to file a workers’ compensation claim?
- Am I even eligible to file a workers’ compensation claim?
- My insurance company is denying my work related prescriptions at the pharmacy, is there anything I can do?
- How can I protect my workers’ compensation benefits when my employer/insurer tries to modify, reduce, or terminate my workers’ compensation?
- How much is my workers’ compensation case worth for settlement purposes?
- How long will my workers’ compensation benefits last?
- How do I calculate my workers’ compensation partial disability benefits rate?
- Should I settle my future workers’ compensation benefits?
In our decades of experience, we have found that it is not uncommon for an employee who sustained a work injury to later be discharged. This termination then raises labor and employment issues as well as other legal concerns. At Ira H. Weinstock, P.C., our Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys are aware of the issues that may arise and have the experience and ability to deal with all of the legal issues in your case including wrongful termination. You can trust our workers’ compensation attorneys to handle all the legal aspects of your case with the same high level of knowledge and ability you would expect from experts in the field.
There are many workers’ compensation laws on both the federal and state level that provide employees with a wide range of legal rights. These rights can be violated in a number of ways and an employment or labor law case can often involve several different laws and legal issues. Because our Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys have extensive knowledge of workers’ compensation laws, labor laws, and employment laws, we can assist you with a variety of work-related legal issues involved in your workers’ compensation case. We understand that these issues are often intertwined and it is important to have a workers’ compensation lawyer on your side who can handle any legal complications that may arise.
Workers’ compensation is dissimilar from other types of injury cases. It differs because work-related injuries do not have to result from the negligence or fault of you or another party. Regardless of how your on-the-job accident occurred, your resulting injury can establish a legal claim if it occurred in the context of work.
Additionally, our Harrisburg Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability attorneys possess over 100 years of combined legal experience representing working men and women across a diverse range of legal fields. We represent unions, unionized employees and non-unionized employees in the areas of law which have the most immediate and powerful impact on their lives, including:
- Unfair Labor Practices
- Grievance Arbitration
- Workers Compensation
- Social Security Disability
- Personal Injury
- Employment Discrimination
- Wrongful Discharge
- Unemployment Compensation
- Criminal & Domestic Matters
- Traffic Offenses & License Suspension
An Integrated Approach to Meeting Harrisburg Workers’ Legal Needs
The Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys have found that it is not uncommon for an employee subject to a work injury to later be discharged, which then raises labor and employment issues as well as other legal concerns. At Ira H. Weinstock, P.C., our Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys are aware of the issues that may arise and have the experience and ability to deal with all of the legal issues in your workers’ compensation case. You can trust our workers’ compensation attorneys to handle all the legal aspects of your case with the same high level of knowledge and ability you would expect from experts in the field.
Providing Skilled Personal Injury Representation
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that an estimated 31 million people need emergency medical attention for accidental injuries each year in the United States. Accidental injuries can happen in a variety of ways and can cause extensive financial and intangible losses for victims. If your workers’ compensation accident occurred because another person or party was negligent in some manner, you have the legal right to hold that party accountable for your losses. Even if your injury developed over time, you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits if it occurred in the a work related setting.
The Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys handle a wide range of personal injury cases involving the following and more:
- Harrisburg Personal Injury
Cases arising from any of the above can involve catastrophic injuries that leave you with long-lasting and sometimes permanent symptoms. Many injuries require long-term medical treatment and some can cause permanent disability, disfigurement, or impairment. The Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys will evaluate your individual situation, help determine whether you have a viable legal claim, and explore every avenue for recovery. We can help you file an insurance claim, negotiate a higher settlement, and file a personal injury lawsuit in civil court if needed to obtain the full amount of recovery you deserve. If you require long-term benefits due to a disability, we can additionally assist with that application process, as well. If you have sustained any type of personal injury, do not hesitate to contact our office for a free consultation as soon as possible.
Personal Attention from Harrisburg Workers’ Compensation Legal Team
At Ira H. Weinstock, P.C., we take a team approach to addressing all of your legal needs. Furthermore, all of our workers’ compensation attorneys are committed to providing personal attention to our clients. When you call our office with a question about your case, you will be able to talk to a an attorney that practices in not only in Harrisburg but in York, Chambersburg, Wilkes-Barre, Williamsport, Bloomsburg, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia. We are a statewide workers’ compensation firm with attorneys with the knowledge and experience to be able to help you. Our experienced workers’ compensation lawyers are dedicated to preserving the rights of aggrieved and injured employees and protecting the rights of unions to represent and promote the rights of their bargaining unit members.
Centrally located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania the workers’ compensation lawyers at Ira H. Weinstock, P.C. are licensed to practice in all State Courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as well as the Federal District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Pennsylvania, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia, the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C., and the United States Supreme Court.
Please browse our website to learn more about the different areas of law we can help you with. For more information or to talk to a Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorney about your case, call (717) 238-1657 in Harrisburg or toll-free statewide at (866) 632-0348, or contact us online to arrange a consultation with a knowledgeable and experienced Harrisburg workers’ compensation or social security disability attorney ready to help you with your legal needs.