Breaking Down Florida Workers Compensation Settlements

The Maus Law Firm Helps You Understand Workers Comp Settlements A large portion of the clients that come to our office are having difficulty getting the benefits they deserve from the workers comp insurance company.  The clients are looking for an aggressive South Florida worker’s compensation law firm to fight for them to help obtain […]

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What is the Average Worker’s Compensation Settlement?

Understanding How Much You Can Receive from a Florida Worker’s Comp Claim Many Florida workers are frustrated to learn that there is no average settlement amount for a workers compensation claim in Florida.  Workers Compensation claims are not like car accident claims, or slip and fall claims, where you can generally estimate a settlement amount […]

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What Forms are Most Important for Workers Compensation Claims?

Florida’s Workers’ Compensation system is designed to be self executing.  That means that there is not much that an injured worker needs to do in order to receive the benefits that Workers’ Compensation is suppose to provide.  However, there are a few steps that an injured worker should take to ensure that he or she […]

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Worker’s Comp: What is the Major Contributing Cause Rule?

Our Attorneys Break Down Florida’s Tricky Rule for Worker’s Compensation Like many other states, Florida makes a good faith effort to provide injured workers with all of the medical and financial benefits they are entitled to receive. However, the law can become rather complicated since some workers may already suffer from pre-existing illnesses and disabilities […]

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Are All Workplace Accidents Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

The workers’ compensation program in Florida provides a safety net for workers who are injured on the job, but unfortunately, that net does not cover every worker in every situation. Several factors come into play to determine whether injuries in a workplace accident will be covered.  Moreover, even when workers’ compensation should cover the injury, […]

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When Can You File a Personal Injury Claim for a Workplace Accident in Florida?

Regardless of whether you are eligible for workers’ compensation, if you were injured on the job, you could also have a personal injury claim. If you do, you will want to hire a lawyer to assert your legal rights, as workers’ comp does not cover all of the costs associated with workplace injuries. Here, Fort […]

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What Should You Do if You are Injured at Work During the Holidays?

While some people choose to take off from work during the holidays, others use the Holiday Season as an opportunity to work some extra hours or get some extra work done while their coworkers are out of the office. Unfortunately, work-related accidents can occur any time of year, and they often have a way of […]

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Do You Need to Hire a Lawyer for Your Workers’ Compensation Claim in Florida?

Florida’s workers’ compensation system provides “no-fault” benefits to individuals who suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. However, while you do not need to prove fault in order to file a successful claim for benefits, there are still several aspects to pursuing a workers’ compensation claim that requires experienced legal representation. To be clear, you […]

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Workers’ Rights in Florida After Accidents Caused by Safety Violations

Safety violations in the workplace are alarmingly common. Each year, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) publishes a list of the “top 10 most frequently cited standards,” and it is also widely understood that many, if not most, on-the-job safety violations go unreported. If you have been injured on the job as the […]

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Seeking Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Florida

In Florida, most employees who get injured on the job or suffer a job-related illness are entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. But, in order to receive the benefits to which they are entitled, employees need to assert their legal rights effectively. If you are preparing to file a claim for workers’ compensation benefits, here […]

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