"The Workers’ Compensation process can be contentious at times, and complex in nature, so it is vital that those hurt at work – as well as their family members – understand the process..."
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) September 17, 2014
The law firm of Norfleet and Lafferty, LLC, is proud to announce the election of Workers' Compensation Attorney Francis J. Lafferty, IV, Esquire to the Board of Directors of The Dauphin County Chapter of Pennsylvania Federation of Injured Workers (P.F.I.W), effective immediately. In addition to his new role on the Board of Directors, Mr. Lafferty will continue to serve as the recommended Panel Attorney for the Dauphin County P.F.I.W. Chapter, a role he has maintained since 2012.
"I am honored to be on the Board of this great organization, which focuses on the injured worker, injured workers’ rights and the families of injured workers. I strive daily in my practice to educate injured workers, and I intend on using this new position as a way to advance the rights of those hurt on the job. The Workers’ Compensation process can be contentious at times, and complex in nature, so it is vital that those hurt at work – as well as their family members – understand the process and are educated in a way that give themselves the best opportunity to secure and maintain the benefits they are entitled. I hope to provide continual assistance in this process." said Mr. Lafferty.
The P.F.I.W.’s mission is to educate the public about the rights of injured worker rights under the Pennsylvania Worker's Compensation Act, and to work to improve the living standard of injured workers and their families. The P.F.I.W. also supports research and other actions that benefit injured workers and their families and reduce workplace injury and illness.
For over fifteen years, Attorney Lafferty, a founding partner of Norfleet and Lafferty, LLC., has been providing legal advice and counsel to injured workers and those injured by the negligence of others. Norfleet & Lafferty, LLC., is dedicated to representing individuals in Pennsylvania who are injured or unable to work. The firm offers representation in the areas of Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability and Personal Injury. Attorney Lafferty’s practice focuses on all stages of the workers’ compensation process. He has represented injured workers before Workers’ Compensation Judges, the Workers Compensation Appeal Board, the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Attorney Lafferty can be contacted directly at (717) 737-7574.
With offices in Harrisburg, York and Lemoyne, Pennsylvania, Norfleet & Lafferty, LLC., represents clients throughout the Pennsylvania, concentrating on Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability claims.