Herniated Discs and Pennsylvania Workers Compensation

Unfortunately, herniated discs as work injuries in Pennsylvania are much too common. Often, herniated discs become a catalyst to Pennsylvania workers’ compensation litigation. Mooney Law has litigated and settled hundreds of herniated disc cases in Pennsylvania and we stand ready to fight for you as well. What is a herniated disc? Discs are located between the vertebrae (bones) of your spine. These discs have a soft, jelly-like substance inside the disc. In short, a herniated disc is a rupture in…

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Back Injuries are Frequent Work Injuries in Pennsylvania

Back injuries are some of the most frequent work injuries I see in my workers compensation practice.  That makes sense considering there on average over 1,000,000 work-related back injuries in the United States every year. The spine is the bone structure that protects the important bundle of nerves connecting your body to your brain. Think of the spine as the “electrical system” that fuels body movement. The spine is made of bones called vertebrae. There is a soft material between…

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