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Workers' compensation does not always compensate

Like many states, Florida's workers' compensation system has its flaws. Workers may complain about the amount of benefits they receive, and employers complain about the cost of keeping everyone insured. Nevertheless, in general, the idea of providing this type of insurance for employees benefits everyone.

Seeking disability benefits for fibromyalgia

The pain of fibromyalgia is undeniable. Like many who suffer from this mysterious illness, you may have been perfectly healthy, perhaps even athletic. Out of nowhere, the symptoms struck, turning you from an active, energetic person to someone who can barely get out of bed some days.

Distracted driving dangers are right before your eyes

There is no question that we live in an age of technological miracles. Considering that only a couple of generations ago, the common form of transportation was a horse-drawn carriage, the phenomenal advances in that industry are nothing short of awe-inspiring.

When doing the same-old-same-old at work leads to injury

If you were to survey all employees in Florida regarding how many types of duties they regularly perform at work, many would likely say they basically do the same thing day in and day out, without much variation. Perhaps your own workplace duties pretty much stay the same from one day to the next. You might also be among those who prefer it that way since it's often easier to perfect a craft when one is able to practice it a lot.

Trucking toward compensation after a semitrailer accident

In the moment that it takes for a large commercial truck or semitrailer to collide with your vehicle, your life could change drastically. You may be left with serious pain, injuries and exorbitant medical bills. The impact of a truck accident can be detrimental, but what happened to you may not be your fault.

Your arthritis could be grounds for a disability benefits claim

You may know that individuals who are unable to work due to a medical condition could be qualified to receive disability benefits, but you may not realize that this could apply to people with arthritis as well. Arthritis is a relatively common medical condition, and yet it is quite common for people with serious cases to find that they are unable to work due to pain and limitations.

The effects of alcohol on the human body

Numerous Florida residents drink alcohol. Some do it only socially, others drink to help deal with stress or depression, and others consume alcoholic beverages simply for the pure joy of doing it. It does not matter why one chooses to drink; it only matters what one does after drinking. The effects of alcohol on the human body are great. It is truly unfortunate that many people have been injured or killed in accidents caused by drunk drivers.

Denied workers' compensation claim? It's not the end of the road.

There is nothing more frustrating to an injured Florida worker than to learn that his or her workers' compensation came back denied. A denied claim can mean that it will take longer to get the benefits to which you may have a rightful claim, but it is not the end of the road for you. 

Whiplash: a serious injury with serious implications

Whiplash is one of the most common car accident injuries, and perhaps for this reason, many fail to understand the serious nature of this type of neck injury. While it is not a life-threatening injury, it can have serious implications for a car accident victim, causing pain and other issues for weeks, even months after the accident. 

A prescription for compensation after medical malpractice

Doctors have a responsibility to provide to Florida patients care that meets a certain standard. Failing in this duty is more than a mistake; it can actually be harmful to patients, making medical conditions worse, and causing additional pain and suffering. 

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