Wyoming County, Lackawanna County, Luzerne County, Wayne County, Bradford County Work Injury/ Workers Compensation Lawyers- Work Injury Statistics and Fatal Work Injuries

Date: March 25, 2012

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry, Bureau of Workers Compensation Claims Division has reported that in the year 2009, 88,973 lost-time work injury and illness cases were reported in Pennsylvania. That total was is 14.7 percent lower than the 104,275 reported in 2008. Fatal work injuries decreased to 100 in 2009 from 154 reported in 2008.

If you’ve suffered a work injury and have questions about your claim, contact me at tcummings@dlplaw.com or call (570) 347-1011 for a free consultation.

Tom Cummings
Thomas P. Cummings has been a Partner with Dougherty Leventhal & Price, LLP since 1996 and has been with the firm since 1991. He focuses his practice on workers’ compensation, Social Security Disability and personal injury cases.