Workers’ compensation was established to help employers who have suffered injury on the job, even if they carry some fault in the incident. In many cases, these employees are entitled to compensation for their lost wages and medical bills. Below, we answer some of the commonly asked questions regarding Florida’s workers’ compensation laws.
Can I also sue my employer if I collect workers’ compensation?
Will my claim be settled no matter what?
Injured worker failed to report the injury in a timely manner
Injured worker failed to file the claim in a timely manner
The employer is disputing whether the injury occurred while on the job
The injury was caused by a pre-existing condition
Can I appeal the workers’ compensation decision?
Getting the Help & Answers You Need
Our lawyers at Morales & Cerino have vast experience handling workers’ compensation cases and are prepared to answer all of your questions. Request your free initial consultation with our team for the assistance you need.