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Pennsylvania releases the maximum 2019 Average Weekly Wage for Workers Compensation

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry has released it’s 2019 average weekly wage rates for Workers Compensation. The average weekly wage determines the corresponding compensation rate that an injured worker is paid while out of work due to the work injury. Correct calculation of the average weekly wage is critical in a Pennsylvania workers […]

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With Winter Weather On The Way, Be Careful With Slip and Falls at Work

Winter weather is in our forecast.  Some areas of Central Pennsylvania could see between 5 and 8 inches of snow this week, mainly on Thursday.   With snow and ice here, drive ways, parking lots, and sidewalks become very slippery.  Take extra time and be careful. What happens if you slip and fall at work on […]

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Mooney Law: Your Pennsylvania Disability Law Practice

Mooney Law represents clients throughout Pennsylvania and is a full Pennsylvania Disability Law practice. What do we mean by that? At Mooney Law, we represent disabled clients in the following areas: Pennsylvania Workers Compensation: We represent injured workers throughout Pennsylvania. We have a full workers compensation litigation practice, from litigating denied injuries, to defending against […]

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Pennsylvania Workers Comp: What’s my case worth?

It is a question that nearly every injured worker at some point asks — what is my case worth? The simple answer is — it depends. And it really does depend on several factors. So what are those factors? Are you currently receiving wage loss benefits? That is a big factor. Why? When an insurance […]

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How to start a workers comp claim in Pennsylvania

I am often asked, how do I start a workers comp claim in Pennsylvania. You’ve been injured on the job. So now what? A couple of things are quite important in starting a workers comp claim. When starting a workers comp claim in Pennsylvania, follow these initial steps. Report the injury First thing to do […]

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Mooney & Associates wins work injury case involving pre-existing knee arthritis and total knee replacement

Mooney Atty Mark Buterbaugh helps a local woman receive the compensation she deserved after needing knee surgery despite her employers attempts to deny it.

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7 Biggest Workers Compensation Myths

The Seven Big Myths About Pennsylvania Workers Compensation

Let Mooney & Associates Attorney Mark Buterbaugh help you understand 7 of the most commonly misunderstood or mistaken myths when it comes to PA Workers Compensation Law.

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Are Workers Comp or Social Security Disability Benefits Taxable?

Mooney Attorney Mark Buterbaugh answers some common questions he’s asked regarding Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability during tax season. He goes on to explain some theoretical scenarios to help you further understand.

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Six Common Warehouse and Distribution Center Work Injuries

South Central Pennsylvania is one of the fastest growing areas in the development of warehouses and distribution centers. Due to this fact, warehouse injuries are on the rise in the region. Read on to learn about the top 6 work place injuries and what options you have if you find yourself in one of these unfortunate situations.

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