Should I Worry About Video Surveillance?

In workers’ compensation cases in Montgomery County, insurance companies are probably using video surveillance to show you can do more than what you claim you can physically handle. Jim Monaghan, a workers’ compensation attorney in Norristown, Pennsylvania, helps injured workers understand why they are being watched and what video surveillance is. In some [...]

2021-10-09T06:29:05-04:00October 9th, 2021|Workers' Compensation|

Repetitive Stress Injuries Require Professional Representation

Learn what repetitive stress trauma is in a workers’ compensation case. Insurance companies often deny these cases, but Jim Monaghan, a certified workers’ compensation attorney in Montgomery County, PA, has extensive experience winning these cases. Repetitive stress trauma often occurs in the workplace because of doing the same job over an over. Insurance [...]

2021-10-09T06:29:17-04:00October 9th, 2021|Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation|

Legal Questions on Workers’ Compensation

There are a series of rules and regulations that govern the benefits received when an employee is injured at work. Insurance companies will pay doctor and hospital visits, medicines, modifications to your home, medical equipment, and even medical vehicles; however, they will not pay for them until they are billed for them. It’s [...]

2021-10-09T06:29:21-04:00October 9th, 2021|Workers' Compensation|

Child Support Significantly Affects Workers’ Compensation. Here’s What you need to know.

Perhaps you have just settled a workers’ compensation case and your payment includes a lump sum settlement. Don’t be surprised if the amount you thought you would receive is less than expected if you had back-owed child support or any non-paid child support. Workers’ compensation settlements are generally exempt from creditor claims; however, child support [...]

2021-09-29T07:05:40-04:00September 28th, 2021|Financial, Workers' Compensation|

Workplace Injuries: Who’s At Risk?

There is no reason that you should suffer in silence when I am on your side, helping to deliver the results you deserve. For more than 27 years I have helped clients in the Montgomery County area overcome procedural obstacles and succeed with their Pennsylvania workers’ compensation claim. In a difficult time, an experienced [...]

2021-11-04T07:17:36-04:00August 19th, 2021|Workers' Compensation|

If You Feel Something, Say Something

Sometimes it's obvious when you get injured at work...for example, you are carted out on a stretcher. Yikes! But sometimes it's not obvious or the pain from the accident occurs a few days later. If you've been injured on the job, it's very important to follow these steps to protect yourself and your wages: LET [...]

Workers’ Compensation Demystified on the Healthbridge Highlight Hour

Tune into WWDB-AM Talk 860’s Healthbridge Highlight Hour this Wednesday from noon to 1pm when I’ll be giving helpful tips and information regarding workers’ compensation and personal injury law. Healthbridge Highlight Hour is a podcast focused on chiropractic patient care available in the Philadelphia and Lehigh Valley areas. The goal of each hour is to [...]

2021-07-27T12:27:22-04:00July 27th, 2021|Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation|

What Do Beer and Compensation for Severed Pinkies Have in Common?

Okay, so beer and severed pinkies only have one thing in common: they're both discussed on Interrogatories with Josh Camson, a podcast which I recently participated in. Interrogatories with Josh Camson is run by lawyers, about the law, but it is for both lawyers and non-lawyers alike. Josh interviews legal professionals to discuss different areas [...]

2021-08-16T14:25:14-04:00July 15th, 2021|Legal News, Workers' Compensation, Workplace Injuries|

How Much Does a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer Charge?

If you’ve been hurt on the job, you might be considering hiring a lawyer. An experienced lawyer can help you develop a strategy by gathering medical evidence, negotiating a favorable settlement or representing you at a workers’ comp hearing. But here’s the most important factor to understand: workers’ comp lawyers charge only if certain contingent [...]

2021-08-16T14:25:56-04:00June 1st, 2021|Financial, Workers' Compensation|

Workers’ Rights and Medical Marijuana

Since legalizing medical marijuana in Pennsylvania is 2016, there has been an increase in users. There are more than half a million registered patients and caregivers, according to the PA Department of Health. Medical marijuana is permitted in 33 states, 11 of those states and Washington DC permit recreational use as well. However, under federal [...]

2021-04-21T17:02:48-04:00April 21st, 2021|Legal News, Workers' Compensation|
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