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Monthly Archives: August 2022

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New Employees And Workers’ Compensation Claims

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

New employees in West Palm Beach and in businesses across the country may be more likely to suffer injuries on the job than employees who have been with the company for a lengthier period of time, according to a report from Travelers Insurance. Indeed, as Travelers explains, “more than one-third of workplace injuries occur… Read More »

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I Did Not Report My Injury On Time: Now What?

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

When you get hurt on the job, it can be difficult to focus on anything except getting the medical care you need and dealing with the physical and emotional consequences of your injury. Our Sunrise workers’ compensation lawyers know you might not realize that you need to report your injury to your employer quickly,… Read More »

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What Expenses Will Be Covered By Workers’ Compensation?

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

After sustaining a workplace injury in Fort Lauderdale and seeking benefits through the Florida workers’ compensation system, you are likely wondering about the specific expenses that will be covered. In other words, what expenses does workers’ compensation pay for, and what costs will you need to incur yourself? Our Fort Lauderdale workers’ compensation lawyers… Read More »

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Intentional Workplace Injuries: What You Should Know

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

Work injuries in Pompano Beach can happen for many different reasons and in a wide variety of workplaces. Sometimes worker injuries result from repeated movements on the job over time, such as lifting heavy objects, while other worker injuries result from an accident on the jobsite that leads to a serious head or neck… Read More »

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Common Summer Heat Injuries In South Florida

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

Summer in South Florida can involve excruciatingly high temperatures, and employees who work outdoors can be at particularly high risk of summer heat injuries. According to the Florida Climate Center, summer is often known colloquially as Florida’s “hot season,” and the months of June through July are the warmest. Over time, the “hot season”… Read More »

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What Are Some Of The Most Common Injuries In Workers’ Compensation Claims?

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

Certain types of workplace injuries are more common than others, and the industry in which an injury occurs can certainly be a factor in determining the kinds of injuries that happen most frequently on the jobsite. It can be relieving to know that many other workers have suffered the same or a similar injury… Read More »

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How Is Workers’ Compensation Different From A Personal Injury Case?

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

Anyone who suffers an injury at work will likely begin looking into options for seeking compensation to cover medical expenses, wages they cannot earn due to the disabling injury, and compensation for other losses. Understanding the differences between a workers’ compensation claim and a personal injury lawsuit may not be obvious, especially if you… Read More »

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Can I Seek Workers’ Compensation If I Got Hurt While Traveling For Work?

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

If you got hurt while you were traveling for work in or around Pompano Beach, you could be eligible to obtain Florida workers’ compensation benefits, but it will be important to determine whether the travel arose out of and occurred in the course of your employment. Under Florida workers’ compensation law, only injuries “arising… Read More »

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Top 5 Things To Know About Seeking Workers’ Compensation Benefits In Florida

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

Anyone who has been injured on the job in West Palm Beach or elsewhere in South Florida should learn more about obtaining workers’ compensation benefits. For injured workers in Florida, workers’ compensation benefits can be essential for getting necessary medical care and paying your bills when you are unable to return to work due… Read More »

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Tips For Getting The Workers’ Compensation Benefits You Need

By David M. Benenfeld, P.A. |

After a workplace injury in Sunrise or elsewhere in South Florida, it can be difficult to focus on the logistical aspects of filing a workers’ compensation claim or taking steps that involve paperwork or what may feel like busywork when you are grappling with debilitating physical harm. Yet it is critical to do everything… Read More »

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