You work in a standard office setting, which could make you believe you do not have to worry about serious work hazards the way construction workers do. As an Ocala workers compensation attorney can attest, even work environments with cubicles and water coolers have their fair share of hazards. ...
Category: Workers’ Compensation Law
July 24, 2020admin
COVID-19 continues to affect people around the world. The fast-spreading virus has changed routines and made people rethink safety and good health practices. If you are back in the office or have been working onsite during the entire pandemic, your employer is responsible for your well-being. If you ...
June 10, 2020admin
Injured on the job? Slip and fall accidents are common in the workplace and can lead to weeks of pain and rehabilitation for you. There are steps you should take to protect yourself in the event of an accident. As always, contact an Ocala workers compensation ...
April 10, 2020admin
Do you need a worker's compensation lawyer in Ocala? Worker's compensation cases are often complicated and confusing, and unfortunately, that doesn't end when you successfully obtain benefits from your employer. Sometimes, maximum medical improvement, or MMI, is the most confusing part of the case. ...
March 10, 2020admin
Getting hurt on the job is never in your plans when you head to work, but unfortunately accidents do happen. If you work in construction in Ocala and were harmed while on the job, a workers’ compensation lawyer in Ocala may be able to assist you in ...
August 24, 2019admin
Workplace injuries are much more common than most people know. Over five million job related injuries occur each year in the United States. If you get hurt on the job, it is important to know the steps to take. Always report the injury to your employer immediately and request medical treatment. ...
June 10, 2019admin
The workers' compensation system was designed to be fairly straightforward, easy to navigate and to leave little room for dispute from either an employer or the employer's insurance company. That said, though the system was designed for ease of use, the recovery process is not always simple. Issues ...
April 24, 2019admin
In spite of your best intentions and proper training, workplace accidents can still occur. Even though you took this position with full knowledge of your benefits, there are several ways in which you could jeopardize your ability to receive full eligibility. If your company is located in Marion ...
February 24, 2019admin
According to United States CDC, there are 100 agricultural workers getting loss-of-work injuries every day in the US. Some common causes include accidents involving equipment and livestock. An Ocala workers’ compensation lawyer can help you with your farm related injuries giving you a better chance on a good legal ...
December 24, 2018admin
Businesses hire employees for a variety of positions. During the course of the business day, it may be necessary to use the company vehicle or your own vehicle to conduct company business as an employee. In the event of an accident, you may be able to file a workers compensation ...
December 10, 2018admin