State News : Pennsylvania

NWCDN is a network of law firms dedicated to protecting employers in workers’ compensation claims.

NWCDN Members regularly post articles and summary judgements in workers’ compensations law in your state.  

Select a state from the dropdown menu below to scroll through the state specific archives for updates and opinions on various workers’ compensation laws in your state.

Contact information for NWCDN members is also located on the state specific links in the event you have additional questions or your company is seeking a workers’ compensation lawyer in your state.



  (412) 904-5021





Kevin L. Connors, Esquire


To All Workers’ Compensation Practitioners and Clients:


The National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network is hosting its 2019 Fall Conference in Chicago, Illinois on September 26, 2019.


The NWCDN event is open to all NWCDN member firms and their invited guests.


The NWCDN never charges its guests for attendance at its Conferences.


The all-day Conference will be conducted on September 26, 2019 at the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois located at 505 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.


Attaching a copy of the NWCDN’s Save The Date for its 2019 Conference, hotel reservations can be made by calling the hotel and mentioning the NWCDN Conference at 800-628-2112.


Registration for the event can be coordinated by contacting Carol Wright at Capehart Scatchard


As always, NWCDN Conferences are intended to be educational, constructive, illuminating, and just plain good fun.


Also keep in mind that the NWCDN will be hosting a Cocktail Party on Wednesday, September 25, 2019.


The NWCDN would like to thank you for attending our Conference.


The NWCDN is a network of “Many Firms, One Purpose”, with all of our firms dedicated to defending workers’ compensation claims, for the protection of their clients, employers, insurers, and third-party administrators.


Join us in Chicago to meet our members and member firms!




ConnorsO’Dell LLC

Trust us, we just get it!  It is trust well spent!



We defend Employers, Self-Insureds, Insurance Carriers, and Third Party Administrators in Workers’ Compensation matters throughout Pennsylvania.  We have over 100 years of cumulative experience defending our clients against compensation-related liabilities, with no attorney in our firm having less than ten (10) years of specialized experience, empowering our Workers’ Compensation practice group attorneys to be more than mere claim denials, enabling us to create the factual and legal leverage to expeditiously resolve claims, in the course of limiting/reducing/extinguishing our clients’ liabilities under the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act.


Every member of our Workers’ Compensation practice group is AV rated.  Our partnership with the NWCDN magnifies the lens for which our professional expertise imperiously demands that we always be dynamic and exacting advocates for our clients, navigating the frustrating and form-intensive minefield pervasive throughout Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation practice and procedure.