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Powell Law Has The Experienced To Handle Any Workers’ Compensation Matter

October 12, 2018

For 112 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 […]

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Some Things To Know About Bus Accident Defendants

October 10, 2018

Properly litigating a personal injury case so that our clients make a complete and total recovery of their losses is always the first and foremost priority of the experienced personal injury attorneys at Powell Law. For 112 years, the attorneys at Powell Law have represented Pennsylvania personal injury victims. Here are some things to know […]

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Applicants For Disability Must Meet Two Earnings Tests

October 8, 2018

For an applicant to be eligible for disability benefits, he or she must meet two earnings tests. The first test is a recent work test, based on the age of the applicant at the time that the disability occurs; and the second test is based on the duration of work to determine whether the applicant […]

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When Is An Employer Required To Start Paying Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

October 5, 2018

Powell Law can assist anyone injured on the job in Pennsylvania to assert their right to collect workers’ compensation benefits. After a work-related injury, a worker must comply with certain requirements when applying for workers’ compensation benefits. Employers are required to act within a certain amount of time to agree or disagree that an injury […]

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Dealing With Trespassers

October 3, 2018

As with any tortious interference with one’s use and enjoyment of property, a trespass can be a disruptive and aggravating event. A trespass is defined as an unprivileged, intentional intrusion upon land in possession of another. Pennsylvania law recognizes a civil cause of action for a trespass as well making it a criminal offense in […]

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Have A Claim For Disability? Powell Law Attorneys Can Provide Valuable Assistance

October 1, 2018

The attorneys at Powell Law have represented the disabled in Social Security Disability cases since President Eisenhower made disability insurance available in 1956. At Powell Law, we effectively assist clients throughout the entire Social Security Disability claims process. A large number of applicants who apply for disability benefits have their claims denied because the Social […]

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What Injuries Are Not Covered By Workers’ Comp?

September 28, 2018

It’s important for every worker to understand their right to workers’ compensation benefits! The Pennsylvania legislature created workers’ compensation to assist workers who suffer a work-related injury. If you have any questions about workers’ compensation benefits and any action that may affect the success of an application for benefits, contact Powell Law today to consult […]

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Prescription Drugs Are Now More Prevalent Than Alcohol In Accidents

September 26, 2018

As recently as 2010, there was a great and growing concern regarding the role of prescription drug use in the causation of traffic accidents. Perhaps the biggest problem with the use of prescription drugs and driving is that most drivers are unaware of the dangers and risks of driving under the influence of prescription drugs. […]

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Drugged Driving Is A More Complex Problem Than Drunk Driving

September 24, 2018

Prescription drugs aren’t the first thing that comes to my mind when one hears that someone was arrested for driving while intoxicated. Alcohol is, of course, the basic prevalent assumption. After that, one typically thinks of an illegal drug like cocaine or marijuana as being the cause of intoxication. However, prescription drugs are becoming a […]

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