How Long Does it Take to get my Workers Comp Settlement Check

Settling a Pennsylvania workers’ compensation claim is pretty common practice. The primary question my clients have after agreeing to a settlement is how long it takes to get the settlement check. Understandably so. So, how long does it take? The Workers’ Comp Settlement Process Let’s walk through the settlement process. Most cases typically settle through the mediation process. You can read more about that here. However, some cases settle just through ongoing discussions between your attorney and the attorney for…

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Injured at Work and a Veteran or First Responder?

If you have been injured at work and are a military veteran or first responder, we provide a discounted fee for workers' compensation representation.  It is our way of thanking you for your service and what you do or have done for our communities and nation! So how do you get the discounted fee?  When you call Mooney Law for your free workers' compensation consultation, let us know that you are a military veteran or first responder.  It is that simple. …

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The Company Doctor Will Not Listen to Me

In Pennsylvania workers’ compensation, the first line of medical treatment is usually what we refer to as the employer’s panel physician, otherwise known by many clients as the company doctor. Time and time again, I have clients come to me that either have had poor medical treatment or the panel doctor refuses to listen to them. Let’s talk briefly about this ‘company doctor’ requirement. There are a few things you need to know about treating with the panel doctor. Pennsylvania…

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