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Healthcare Workers in Florida Say Their COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Claims are Being Rejected

Many workers in Florida, including those who have been placed on the frontlines to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, are struggling to obtain workers’ compensation benefits after becoming infected with the COVID-19 virus, reports WUSF. This claim…
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Do you know what your rights are as a worker in Miami?

No matter what industry it is you work in, you need to understand what your rights are as a worker to ensure your health and safety are never put at risk. Under federal law, you are entitled to work in a safe workspace and you also have the…
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What should employers be doing to protect their workers in Miami from falls?

Workers in Miami, FL are often required to perform work at elevated workstations or on overhead platforms which puts them at a heightened risk of falling. And because falls are one of the most common causes of serious work-related injuries and…
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Will workers’ compensation insurance cover coronavirus claims filed in Florida?

When a worker suffers an injury or illness on the job in Miami, they can typically turn to their employer’s workers’ compensation insurance company to pay for the medical care they need given they qualify to receive these benefits. If they…
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As More Buildings Go Up in Florida, More Workers Suffer Fatal Injuries

Building projects are increasing in Florida and so are the number of construction fatalities, reports the Palm Beach Post. In fact, the source says that just a few weeks ago on January 9th, a worker in West Palm Beach had to be carried down…