For 113 years, Powell Law has represented all types of workers in workers’ compensation cases. The Pennsylvania legislature enacted laws that created a workers’ compensation system for the benefit of workers injured on the job. If you have any questions about a potential claim for workers’ compensation benefits, the attorneys at Powell Law have the necessary expertise and experience to handle any type of workers’ compensation case. Call today to consult with an experienced Pennsylvania workers’ compensation attorney.
The attorneys and staff of Powell Law are experienced in helping injured workers cope with their injury and move forward. The Pennsylvania workers’ compensation system grants workers injured on the job with substantial rights. Powell Law protects workers who have suffered injuries in the workplace by helping them assert their rights to obtain workers’ compensation benefits.
If a Pennsylvanians worker suffers a “work injury,” she is entitled to receive benefits under Pennsylvania law, specifically, the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act. There are various types of benefits under the Act, including weekly disability income benefits, medical treatment, and death benefits for survivors of workers killed in the workplace. The entire body of Pennsylvania law that applies to workers’ compensation, including the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act is vast and complex. Experienced legal counsel can make a difference for applicants when filing a claim under Commonwealth law.
The Pennsylvania workers’ compensation system contains many rules, regulations, and procedures by which all claimants must abide. Many claimants are using the system for the first time and unfamiliar with certain directions, deadlines, and delays. A workers’ compensation attorney experienced in dealing with this long array of mandates and requirements can eliminate much of the stress associated with the claims application process.
If you suffer a work-related injury, you should not rely on your employer and its insurance carrier for help in claiming benefits. Enlist an experienced workers’ comp attorney as an essential and valuable teammate on their side who understands the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act, and all of its associated regulations. You must evaluate an attorney’s knowledge of the law and experience litigating workers’ compensation claims.
Since Powell Law was founded by James Powell, Sr. in 1906, our attorneys have litigated workers’ compensation cases involving all types of workplace injuries. Our body of knowledge and expertise clearly provides our clients with a distinct and incomparable advantage. Powell Law has an established 113-year-old reputation throughout northeastern Pennsylvania for securing the compensation benefits to which its clients are entitled.
Our attorneys prioritize making our clients feel comfortable and stress-free throughout the application process. This is accomplished by our focus on providing clients with all of the necessary information to understand the pertinent issues that exist in a workers’ compensation case. Thus, Powell Law recognizes that having a tremendous support staff is as important as having outstanding attorneys. Our always friendly and helpful staff will efficiently handle all tasks and clearly answer all questions that are important and specific to a claimant’s particular case. Powell Law’s unsurpassed qualifications make it an obvious choice for representation in a workers’ compensation case in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. Contact Powell Law at call (570) 961-0777. The consultation is FREE.