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Can I Receive Workers’ Compensation as an Injured Lifeguard?

August 11, 2020

It may seem that lifeguards have an easy job, one might even picture a lifeguard sitting on chair by the pool or at a lake, waterpark, or near the ocean. However, lifeguarding can be mentally and physically taxing, and it can also be risky. Every day, lifeguards across the country are called upon to protect adults and children from water-related dangers.  » Read More

Freedman & Lorry – Rebecca Kolsky on KYW Radio

August 5, 2020

 

Attorney Rebecca Kolsky of Freedman & Lorry, P.C. was recently interviewed by KYW News Radio regarding the increase of divorce filings in Philadelphia during the current pandemic. Kolsky gives her legal perspective on the importance of hiring a divorce attorney and advises on filing for divorce as soon as possible due to the influx of cases.  » Read More

Questionable Work Safety Data for Meat Processing Employees

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is responsible for ensuring food safety for all Americans. Meeting this obligation involves setting safety standards, such as controlling how food-source animals are fed and housed, the manner in which they are inspected and slaughtered, and how they are broken down, processed, and packaged.

The USDA is a vast system of 29 different agencies and employs around 100,000 employees.  » Read More

How Can I Keep My Boat Safe During the Summer?

July 30, 2020

Each year, boaters prepare their vessels for seasonal activities. This relies on the specific type, design, and age of the boat. Yet, there are fundamental tasks that apply and paying careful attention will protect the value and aesthetic of the boat and ensure that it is functioning safely. Salty air and extreme temperature changes over time can lead to the dry rot of hoses and other rubber parts.  » Read More

How Can I Prepare My Car for the Summer?

July 21, 2020

Summer is upon us, school is out, and vacations are booked. It is time for visits to the beach, the pool, and the park. However, all drivers should ensure that their vehicles are ready to take on warm-weather adventures. High temperatures and extra miles can impact a vehicle’s performance. Do not let unexpected car trouble or a car accident interrupt any summer adventures.  » Read More

How Should I Handle Child Support for My Special Needs Child?

July 14, 2020

For parents who are separating, child support remains an important topic to discuss and settle prior to the finalization of any divorce documents. However, parents with at least one special needs child will have to think about child support arrangements in different ways as considerations can vary widely and have a lifelong impact.  » Read More

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