What is Act 632/534?

State Penal or Corrections Officers are eligible to receive benefits under Act 632/534 when injured by the act of an inmate. In order to receive benefits under Act 632/534 the burden of proof is initially on the covered employee to prove that his or her work-related injury was caused by the act of an inmate.

Who is Covered by Act 632/534?

Act 632/534 provides for complete wage replacement (at your full salary at the time of injury), plus medical expenses, for broad classes of Pennsylvania employees, specifically including any employee of a:

  1. State penal institution
  2. Correctional institution under the Bureau of Correction of the Department of Justice
  3. State Mental Hospital or Youth Development Center under the Department of Public Welfare

How Can an Act 632/534 Lawyer Help?

If you have been injured in the line of duty, you deserve financial compensation and medical benefits. To learn more about your rights, schedule a free consultation with our experienced Pennsylvania Act 632/534 lawyers now.

The Pisanchyn Law Firm does not care about the number of cases we have, but the quality of assistance and care we provide to our clients. We are dedicated to caring for you the person, while representing you the client. As a result of this we take the time to explain and educate all areas of the Worker’s Compensation system, Act 632/534 Benefits, and Heart and Lung Benefits so you know what to expect and what to do when certain situations come up. Just like your injury is 24/7, so is our PA Act 632/534 lawyers’ assistance, guidance, and consultation.

For these reasons, when you retain the Pennsylvania Act 632/534 attorneys at the Pisanchyn Law Firm you know that you have a first-rate Law Firm that will fiercely pursue your rights and the money you deserve. As we have pledged, you will never pay a fee until we win your case. In addition to our office locations, we make house calls. If you are injured and find it difficult to travel, we can come to you.

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