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How to Make Sure You’re Paid Worker’s Compensation in Florida

If you get hurt while working, It’s likely you are entitled to collect benefits from workers’ compensation. However, just like other insurance providers, workers’ comp insurance companies will be looking for ways to avoid paying the full value of your claim. Here are some good rules to follow in order to make sure you receive [...]

March 9th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

I Was Injured by a Co-worker, Is That Workers’ Comp?

If you are injured while on the job, workers’ compensation will generally cover the medical costs of your injuries. Learn what will happen if you are hurt by a co-worker while at work, and what you can do if your claim is not covered by workers’ comp. Injured On The Job What constitutes a work-related [...]

March 7th, 2017|Worker Injury, Workplace accidents|0 Comments

Injury Lawsuits: Do You Have to Go to Court?

A personal injury lawsuit can manifest in many different ways. Before you file a lawsuit, you must first speak with your personal injury lawyer and decide whether you are willing to settle a claim first. If not, you will eventually have to decide whether or not to take it to a trial. When Should I [...]

March 2nd, 2017|Car Accident, Personal Injury|0 Comments

The Damages and Compensation Formula: What You Need to Know

If you have been injured and have enough evidence to substantiate a personal injury claim, there is a formula that insurance companies use to figure out how much you should be paid during the settlement process. Of course, it doesn’t determine the actual compensation you would receive, as that would not be determined until several [...]

February 28th, 2017|Car Accident, Case Results, Personal Injury|0 Comments

What to Do After a Scaffolding Accident

Falls are the leading cause of death in the construction industry, and scaffolding accidents are one of the main culprits. Many workers who are injured in scaffolding accidents are entitled to workers’ compensation, but other cases require the worker to file a personal injury lawsuit if they want to receive compensation for their injuries. Here, [...]

February 23rd, 2017|Worker Injury, Workplace accidents|0 Comments

Construction Site Injuries: What You Need to Know

Cities are expanding, and suburbs are growing thicker wherever we turn. It’s difficult to walk a short block without finding yourself wandering onto a construction site. Construction companies have a duty to keep their sites safe for their workers as well as any passing pedestrians. If you’ve been hurt at a construction site, you may [...]

February 21st, 2017|Worker Injury, Workplace accidents|0 Comments

The Truth About Road Construction Accidents

Road construction can be a traffic-causing pain, but it can also be dangerous for motorists and the construction workers. Road construction accidents often result from negligence on the part of the construction company to ensure safe construction zones. If you’ve been injured in a road construction accident, you may be able to seek compensation for [...]

February 16th, 2017|Car Accident|0 Comments

Bus Accidents: What You Need to Know

If you’ve been injured while taking public transportation, you may be able to file a claim against the overseeing public transportation company. Personal injury claims against public transit differ in certain ways from standard personal injury claims, and we’ll take a more in-depth look at why this is. If you were hurt in public transit [...]

February 14th, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

The Cost of Forgoing Underinsured Motorist Coverage

When you get into an accident and the other driver is at fault, you generally file a claim against their auto insurance company to cover your damages from the accident. But what happens if the other driver’s insurance coverage isn’t enough to completely cover your damages? Let’s take a look at what you can do [...]

February 9th, 2017|Car Accident|0 Comments

Determining Fault in a Semi Truck Accident

When you get into an accident with another vehicle, and the accident was their fault, you will likely seek compensation for your losses through their insurance company. Collisions with semi trucks and the resulting lawsuits work a bit differently, though, since truck drivers are operating under their company. Let’s take a look at the factors [...]

February 7th, 2017|Truck Accident|0 Comments