Injured at Work? Report ASAP or Waive Your Rights

Representing Orlando, Tampa, Miami and Nearby Areas of Florida

Anytime an employee is injured on the job, and regardless of fault, they are likely to be entitled to workers compensation benefits. Workers compensation benefits include medical expense payments, as well as wage loss payments. Like all legal claims, however, there on time limits on when you can file a claim successfully. An on the job injury usually must be reported within 30 days or you risk losing your workers compensation rights. So, don’t wait to report your injury, and hire an attorney to help you navigate the system which is designed to protect you and your family from the economic disaster that can befall injured workers following an accident. For more information about your rights as an injured worker visit the State of Florida Division of Workers Compensation website.