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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

  • The History of Workers’ Compensation: Halloween Edition

    This Halloween, whether “yerr” handing out candy or trick or treating, you may see a lot of people dressed up as pirates. It may come as a surprise that pirates were some of the first people in the world to develop workers’ compensation during the 17th century.

  • 8 Important Facts to Know about Scars, Disfigurement, and Workers’ Compensation
    Getting injured on the job can have lasting impacts on a worker’s life, and in some cases injuries can lead to permanent disfigurement of the body. In the state of Pennsylvania, the Workers’ Compensation Act states that certain scars and disfigurements caused by a work injury can be eligible for compensation depending location, unsightliness, and permanency. Here’s what you need to know...
  • Pond Lehocky’s Occupational Safety Series: 7 things all commercial fishing workers need to know
    Commercial fishing is one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States.1 About 31,000 Americans are employed as fishers and related fishing workers, and they are subjected to hazardous working conditions, strenuous labor, long hours, and harsh weather. 2 Because there are limited seasons for catching particular kinds of fish, boats may go out despite unfavorable weather conditions,...
  • Workers' Compensation Myth #2: You Must Treat with a Company Doctor
    By: Jerry M. Lehocky, Partner   One of the biggest myths I see perpetuated in the Pennsylvania workers’ compensation system is employers telling injured workers that they MUST treat with the company’s doctor. Nothing could be further from the truth; not only can you treat with your own doctor, but you should.   Consider the state of the Pennsylvania workers’ compensation system:...
  • The History of Workers’ Compensation: Halloween Edition

    This Halloween, whether “yerr” handing out candy or trick or treating, you may see a lot of people dressed up as pirates. It may come as a surprise that pirates were some of the first people in the world to develop workers’ compensation during the 17th century.

LATEST NEWS

Pond Lehocky Associate Shares Expertise in The Legal Intelligencer
Nov 16 2017
In her latest article for The Legal Intelligencer entitled “Impact of Compromise and Release Agreements in Wake of 'Zuber',” Attorney Erica Shikunov discusses an employee’s right to bring other claims against an employer after settling their workers’ compensation case.   Erica’s article highlights the case of Zuber v. Boscov’s, where Claimant Craig Zuber suffered a work related... Read more
Pond Lehocky Welcomes 40th Attorney to the Firm, Associate Raphael Castro
Nov 14 2017
Pond Lehocky welcomes Raphael F. Castro as our newest workers’ compensation attorney.   Mr. Castro has a passion for finding justice for Philadelphians; he has worked in the city since his graduation from nearby Widener Law School, where he graduated with pro bono distinction in 2014.   “I grew up in Philly, so I always wanted to be a stakeholder, a steward, of the city. Becoming an attorney... Read more
Pond Lehocky Sponsors 43rd Annual Firefighters’ Memorial 5K
Nov 03 2017

Pond Lehocky was a proud sponsor of the 43rd Annual Firefighters’ Memorial 5K in honor of Philadelphia Firefighters who have died in the line of duty. 

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