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Halloween Edition: Workers' Comp and Pirates?

Posted by on 31 October 2014

When you see pirates running around your neighborhood tonight, plundering your stashes of candy, you may be surprised to know that one of the earliest forms of workers’ compensation can be dated back to 17th century pirates. These swashbucklers were not the disorderly band of men that movies portray, but an organized group with various checks and balances in place to maintain structure. 1

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5 Workers’ Compensation Terms You Need to Know

Posted by on 10 October 2014

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Legal documents and hearings with judges can be riddled with confusing terms for many people. There are a few key terms that we want you to understand during your workers’ compensation claim.

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Test your PA workers’ comp knowledge with 5 questions

Posted by on 15 September 2014

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At Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano, we believe in educating our clients as much as possible. Take our quick quiz to test your knowledge.

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Working Like a Dog and Helping Those with Disabilities

Posted by on 25 August 2014

In honor of the upcoming National Dog Day on August 26, we’d like to show our appreciation for the furry friends that hold a special place in some of our clients’ heart—service dogs.

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9/11 Responders Have Until 9/11/14 to Apply for Workers’ Comp

Posted by on 15 August 2014

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There are more than 20,000 brave men and women who assisted in the rescue, recovery and cleanup of the World Trade Center that may be eligible for workers’ compensation benefits, according to the New York Post. They have until September 11, 2014, to register for future benefits in case they become ill as a result of their courageous efforts nearly 13 years ago.

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The 5 Biggest Myths about PA Workers’ Comp

Posted by on 11 August 2014

Last week we mythbusted Social Security Disability, and this week we’re tackling Pennsylvania workers’ compensation. Here’s five key things you should know the truth about when it comes to a workers’ comp claim.

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Mythbusting Social Security Disability

Posted by on 1 August 2014

There are many misconceptions about Social Security disability insurance (SSDI) that have infiltrated the public’s understanding of the program. We are going bust these myths and ensure you have the correct information when it comes to SSDI.

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App May Be Just What the Doctor Ordered for MS Patients

Posted by on 22 July 2014

Soon doctors may need nothing more than their iPads to perform routine and specialized examinations. The Cleveland Clinic Foundation recently developed an app, which allows physicians to measure various tests given to MS patients. 

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