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A quick guide to workers' compensation laws in Florida

Florida is more than just a travel destination. While tourism is a major industry here, Florida is home to a wide range of businesses. Whether you work in tourism, health care, retail or any other industry, it is crucial for you to know the workers' compensation laws in the Sunshine State.

When to contact an attorney after a car accident in Florida

Luckily, not all crashes involve serious injuries or negligence. However, in some instances, it is imperative to involve a personal injury attorney following an accident, whether that is a car crash, motorcycle accident or a crash with a pedestrian or bicycle. Knowing when you should get an attorney involved in your case is an important first step to getting the compensation you deserve for any injuries you may have suffered, especially as the result of another's negligence.

Personal injury and auto insurance in West Palm Beach

In Florida, personal injury lawsuits fall under the state's particular system of laws, which means that a personal injury lawsuit in Florida will not necessarily have the same outcome as it would in a different state under different laws. For example, Florida is one of the few remaining states that still follows a no-fault insurance system, and this plays a significant role in personal injury claims.

Bridge collapse in Miami highlights bystander dangers

Most of the time, the ones injured in construction accidents are those who work in construction. However, you and other Florida residents should understand that pedestrians, drivers and others who happen to be near a construction accident when it occurs can also be seriously injured or killed.

What is the cost to speak with a lawyer?

Whether you are exploring a personal injury lawsuit or are considering enlisting legal help for the workers' compensation or Social Security disability process, you could be wondering what the cost of speaking with a lawyer is. Moreover, what responsibilities do you have after speaking with the lawyer? For example, are you obligated to hire that person and not meet with others?

Top mistakes to avoid when filing for workers' compensation

If you get injured at work or develop a work-related health condition, you may be eligible for workers' compensation benefits. Many Florida workers rely on these benefits to receive medical care and continue meeting living expenses while healing from their injuries.

3 causes of indoor fall accidents

When you fall indoors, you may suffer anything from a mild to severe injury. These accidents are unfortunately common. The National Floor Safety Institute reports that falls are the top cause of emergency room visits. When you suffer an injury on a property belonging to someone else, you may be able to hold them legally responsible. 

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