All Florida employers are required to carry workers' compensation insurance, unless they meet certain exceptions. Florida workers who are injured on the job may qualify to receive workers' compensation benefits that help cover the costs of lost wages and medical expenses. Accidents will happen, however under the Florida law, an employer is responsible for keeping the work environment safe for all workers. Contact The Law Offices of Mitchell S. Shea, P.A. TODAY to speak with an experienced Workers' Compensation Attorney.
Florida Work Related Injury Lawyers
Filing a workers' compensation claim is similar to filing an insurance claim. It isn't a lawsuit against an employer, but rather a request for benefits. Our lawyers handle a wide range of workplace accident situations. We will explain the process and determine the best path for your case to follow. If you have been injured at work, our attorneys are experienced in workers' compensation law and can explain the complexities of workman's comp and help secure the maximum benefits you are entitled to.
The term "workers' compensation" refers to a system of laws outlining specific benefits to which injured employees are entitled, and the procedures for obtaining such benefits. Every state has its own workers' compensation laws which vary somewhat from state to state. In addition, there are special, federal workers' compensation laws for employees of the federal government and other specific types of industries.
Our workers' compensation attorneys are leaders in the industry. The workers' compensation legal team at The Law Offices of Mitchell S. Shea, P.A. demonstrates the depth of knowledge breadth of experience necessary for effective representation in workers compensation cases. At The Law Offices of Mitchell S. Shea, P.A., our attorneys
provide experienced legal representation for injured workers. We are skilled at handling a range of workers’ compensation claims for employees that have suffered a work-related injury. Contact us today to discuss your individual legal concerns with one of our workers’ compensation attorneys.
Contact a Florida workers' compensation lawyer that will fight for your rights and keep your best interests in mind. We at The Law Offices of Mitchell S. Shea, P.A., offer a free initial consultation and flexible appointment times for your convenience. Contact our offices at (954) 491-0046, or Click here for a no-cost, no-obligation consultation. An attorney from the Law Offices of Mitchell S. Shea, P.A. will contact you shortly to discuss your legal options.
You can visit the 'Division of Workers' Compensation" at:
Division of Workers' Compensation,
200 East Gaines Street,
Tallahassee, FL 32399-4220
Workers' Compensation Claims: 1-800-342-1741
Workers' Compensation Exemption/ Compliance: 1-800-742-2214
The Law Offices of
Mitchell S. Shea, P.A.
100 S. Pine Island Road,
Plantation, FL 33324
Phone (954) 491-0046
Fax (954) 476-3880