Texas Worker injured in Pennsylvania entitled to Pennsylvania Comp.

Date: July 7, 2011
Posted In: DLP Law

    A TEXAS  worker injured on a drill rig in the Northern  part of Pennsylvania is entitled to be covered by workers comp under the laws of Pa. despite having signed a contract with his Texas based employer that he would  pursue any work injury claim in Texas and only accept Texas benefits. Any person injured on the job in Pennsylvania is entitled to utilize  the Pennsylvania Workers Comp Act regardless where their employer is based.

Cal Leventhal
Cal is a graduate of the University of Miami (magna Cum Laude) and attended Loyola and Notre Dame law schools graduating in 1976. He is admitted to the Bars of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and both state and federal trial and appellate courts situated in Pennsylvania.