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 for missed work, medical expenses, specific loss, rehabilitation and death benefits.
Social Security Disability
If an injury, illness or disability keeps you from working, you may be entitled to Social Security disability benefits. Our Social Security Advocacy Firm, Pond Lehocky Disability, will help you apply for your benefits and will be there fighting for you throughout the process. Contact Pond Lehocky Disability for a free evaluation.
If you have been wrongfully terminated discriminated against at work, or had other work-related issues, you are entitled to employment law benefits. One of our experienced employment lawyers can help you file your claim successfully.
If you are disabled and cannot work, are you receiving the benefits you deserve under your long-term disability (LTD) policy? Contact us today for a FREE consultation.
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About Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano
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, it is the largest workers’ compensation and Social Security disability law firm in the region, and has added employment law and long-term disability practices. It also has a national referral network, which has helped 86,000 clients with referrals.
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WORKERS’ COMPENSATION QUESTIONS
Are Workers’ Compensation Benefits Taxable?
Workers’ compensation benefits in Pennsylvania are not considered taxable income. For federal income tax purposes, workers’ compensation awarded under a workers’ …
How do you know if you need a PA workers’ compensation attorney?
Serious work-related injuries or illnesses and the litigation process are all situations that generally require legal representation. If you are injured, or have contracted a work-related …
Can my employer try to terminate my workers’ compensation benefits in Pennsylvania?
Unfortunately, yes. Under the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act, your employer may file a petition to terminate your right to workers’ compensation benefits, if it can show that …
What injuries, diseases or illnesses are covered by workers’ compensation in Pennsylvania?
Generally, injuries, illnesses and diseases caused by your work are covered from the first day of employment. Any employee who was injured in the state of Pennsylvania is covered under …
Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano is on a mission to find better ways of leveraging new technology to keep the quality of its work high while minimizing the time spent on manual, low value tasks. A couple of years ago, that mission led the firm to migrate to Litify, a...read more
Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano is pleased to announce that all five of its partners and several of the firm's associates have been named to the 2020 Best Lawyers in America© list. Managing Partner Samuel Pond and Partners Jerry Lehocky, David Stern, Thomas Giordano Jr....read more
Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano has been named by PhillyLabor as the 2019 Who's Who in Injury and Injured Workers Advocacy Program Firm of the Year. The award recognizes the firm's exemplary representation of injured union workers from across the Philadelphia area. The...read more