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When longshoremen or harbor workers are injured or harmed in a job where their duties are related to maritime activity, they may be able to pursue benefits under the federal Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) or seek compensation under the state workers’ compensation program. While both systems help provide medical treatment and certain […] Read More
Electrocution injuries can happen anywhere, but more commonly in the workplace. Certain professions, including utility workers, electricians, cable operators and construction workers are at a higher risk of being electrocuted and suffering a serious or even fatal injury. If you or a loved one has sustained an electrocution injury, you may be eligible to file […] Read More
When a worker is injured during the course of his or her employment, he or she is generally covered by the workers’ compensation system. However, injuries that occur during lunch breaks are more complicated. There are certain situations where injured workers may still be eligible to receive benefits. Our West Palm Beach workers’ compensation lawyers […] Read More
Most people think of a fall or injury that occurs from machinery when thinking about a compensable work injury. However, other types of injuries may make you eligible for workers’ compensation benefits, including workplace assaults. If you were assaulted at work, a West Palm Beach workers’ compensation lawyer from our firm is here to help. […] Read More
Florida’s workers’ compensation system provides medical and partial wage replacement benefits for those injured while working in the course of their employment. However, it can sometimes be difficult to establish when certain activities fall within this coverage, such as when an accident occurs while driving a company vehicle. Our West Palm Beach workers’ compensation lawyers […] Read More
If you sustain a work-related injury or illness, your employer’s insurance company should provide you with any reasonable medical care needed. However, you may have limited options in choosing a doctor who will treat your condition and advocate on your behalf in a workers’ compensation case. Our West Palm Beach workers’ compensation attorneys discuss the […] Read More
Construction workers and other professionals must often work with heavy machinery to build, demolish, restore or assemble things. Unfortunately, this equipment is very dangerous and if accidents occur, they can cause permanent injuries or death. If you or a family member sustained a serious injury from a heavy machinery accident, the workers’ compensation attorneys at […] Read More
Due to the high temperatures and the number of heat-related injuries that occur each year, Florida lawmakers are proposing a heat illness prevention bill that would establish statewide standards for outdoor workers, which would include access to shade, drinking water and mandatory rest breaks. If this bill passes, employers would be required to provide annual […] Read More

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