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If you get hurt on the job, you are entitled to appropriate compensation for your injuries. That’s the law. Your compensation may take the form of a number of benefits, including: lost wages and missed work, medical expenses, specific loss, rehabilitation and death benefits.
If an injury, illness or disability keeps you from working, you may be entitled to Social Security disability benefits. Our expert attorneys will help you apply for your benefits and will be there fighting for you throughout the process. Contact us for a free evaluation.
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ABOUT POND LEHOCKY STERN GIORDANO

PENNSYVLANIA WORKERS’ COMP LAWYERS

Founded by partners Samuel Pond, Jerry Lehocky, David Stern, and Thomas Giordano Jr., the law firm of Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano opened its doors in July 2010 with six attorneys and only 22 total staff members. Today, as the largest workers' compensation and Social Security disability law firm in the region, Pond Lehocky boasts 12 office locations and over 200 staff members.

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RECENT BLOG POSTS

  • Most Common Workplace Injuries, Statistics, and Tips For Accident Prevention
    Workplace injuries can take many forms. They can happen by accident or through negligence, but oftentimes, it’s a combination of both. While Pennsylvania is a no-fault state for workers’ compensation, many injuries can be avoided with proper precaution.   There are actually a myriad of reasons why workplace injuries happen. An injury can happen because the workplace conditions are unsafe...
  • 7 Tips for Grilling Safely this Memorial Day Weekend and All Summer Long
    On Memorial Day, we honor those who fought and died to protect our country. Close family members and relatives gather together on this national holiday to appreciate the freedom we all can enjoy because of the sacrifices made every day by our armed forces.   As Memorial Day comes at the end of May, it is also considered the unofficial start of the summer season. Many people spend this weekend...
  • States Are Attacking Workers’ Rights— Join Us in Fighting Back
    By Sam Pond, Managing Partner   There is an ongoing attack on workers’ compensation in this country, and we at Pond Lehocky are frankly outraged. Over the past decade, several states have passed anti-worker laws that limit compensation benefits or discourage employees from even applying. See more about what is happening to injured workers in states like Texas here.    When you file for...
  • Pond Lehocky's Occupational Safety Series: 8 Things Longshore and Shipyard Workers Need to Know
    Longshore and shipyard workers help keep America’s maritime industry running strong, but their jobs can be difficult and dangerous. In fact, according to OSHA’s statistics, the injury and accident rate of shipyard employees is more than twice that of construction and general industry workers.1   Longshore workers are on the job in every kind of weather, depending on when ships dock or...
  • Most Common Workplace Injuries, Statistics, and Tips For Accident Prevention
    Workplace injuries can take many forms. They can happen by accident or through negligence, but oftentimes, it’s a combination of both. While Pennsylvania is a no-fault state for workers’ compensation, many injuries can be avoided with proper precaution.   There are actually a myriad of reasons why workplace injuries happen. An injury can happen because the workplace conditions are unsafe...

LATEST NEWS

The Morning Call Covers the Continuing Fight Against HB-18
Jun 05 2017
Today in The Morning Call, reporter Logan Hullinger dives into the ongoing fight over HB-18, the Pennsylvania House Bill currently in committee that has garnered heated bipartisan opposition due to its proposed regressive mandates.   If passed, the bill would remove a medical practitioner’s professional opinion, individual consideration, and discretion from the doctor-patient relationship and... Read more
Managing Partner Sam Pond Speaks at Democracy Alliance’s National Donor Summit
Apr 07 2017
Managing Partner Sam Pond was invited to speak as part of a panel presentation on day two of the recent Democracy Alliance’s National Donor Summit. The summit, whose theme was “A Time for Action,” was held in Washington, D.C., and focused on how current democratic efforts could be used to win key elections at the federal and state levels for upcoming years.   Sam spoke as part of the... Read more
“Some cures are worse than the disease”: Managing Partner Sam Pond and Associate Susan Nanes take on workers’ compensation “reforms” in their latest article in The Legal Intelligencer
Apr 03 2017
In their latest article for The Legal Intelligencer, Managing Partner Sam Pond and Associate Susan Nanes expose the underpinnings of the recently proposed House Bill 18 (HB-18), another in a long line of legislative “reforms” to workers’ compensation sponsored by Pennsylvania Representative Ryan Mackenzie (R‐134). A Trojan Horse masquerading as an attempt to reduce opiate usage, HB-18... Read more