The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry recently announced the 2018 Statewide Average Weekly Wage for workers’ compensation. For injuries occurring on and after January 1, 2018, the maximum compensation rate is $1,025.00 per week, which represents a 3% increase.
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Over 20 years after Section 306(a.2) of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act was enacted, employers will no longer be able to limit partial disability benefits to 500 weeks based on an Impairment Rating Evaluation (IRE). On June 20, 2017, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued its opinion in Protz v. » Read More