Year: 2011

On February 22, 2011, a construction worker was injured near Johnstown, PA  when a construction vehicle drove over his legs. The injured worker was flown to Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown for treatment. The Coral-Graceton fire department also responded to the work injury and provided assistance. The construction worker was…

On March 14, 2011, York County school bus driver Barbara Reiff was injured when a deer was struck by another car and propelled through the bus windshield. No students were injured, and the bus driver was taken to Holy Spirit Hospital for treatment of facial lacerations and a head injury….

On February 23, 2011, three workers were injured when a Marcellus Shale gas well exploded and caught fire at Chesapeake Appalachia LLC Powers in Avella, Washington County, PA. The injured workers were transferring water into five tanks at the time of the explosion, causing the tanks to catch fire. The…

OSHA has fined Panthera Painting of Canonsburg, PA, $130,000 for exposing workers to lead and for failing to implement proper safeguards. The workers were working on the I-81/George Wade Bridge in Harrisburg, PA. A Pennsylvania workers’ compensation attorney at Calhoon and Kaminsky P.C., can help determine if you are entitled to…

On April 8, 2011, two Dover PA firefighters were injured when the roof collapsed during a house fire. One firefighter suffered a sprain, while the other suffered minor burns. Both firefighters were treated at York Hospital. A Pennsylvania workers’ compensation attorney at Calhoon and Kaminsky P.C., can help determine if you…

Five employees at the Lower Nazareth Wegman’s store were injured on April 19, 2011, when an elderly man crashed his pickup truck into the store. The employees were in the lounge area. The driver mistakenly stepped on the gas instead of the brake. A Pennsylvania workers’ compensation attorney at Calhoon and…

https://www.pa-workers-comp-lawyers.com/harrisburg-social-security-disability-attorneys-central-pennsylvan Social Security Disability covers a broad range of cases, including injuries that did not happen at work. If you have been unable to work because of a condition, such as heart disease, cancer, back injury, etc., an experienced attorney may be able to help. Anything that prevents you from…

A fireworks display by Schaefer Pyrotechnics of Ronks, Lancaster County misfired at 10:30 p.m. on July 4 at a school on West Cherry Street in Palmyra. The fireworks display was for the borough’s 250th anniversary celebration. The misfire caused material to spray onlookers in the crowd. Eleven people were injured…

On August 2, a construction worker employed by J.F. Shea Construction Inc. fell off the Donora-Monessen Bridge. The worker, Ricky Gordon Glover, was sandblasting the steel girders when he fell fifty feet from an enclosed section underneath the bridge and landed on the concrete pier below. Glover sustained broken ribs, a dislocated…