10 Workers Comp Questions to Ask Your Attorney
10 Workers Comp Questions To Ask Your Attorney

Confused about your work injury?

Ask your attorney these 10 workers comp questions to get a better perspective on your case.

 

Workers’ compensation should be a fairly simple process: you get hurt, you report your injury, you get paid. But for many Floridians, the reality can become a lot more complicated. And that’s where hiring a workers’ comp attorney can help.

But hiring an attorney is a whole new can of worms. With so many to choose from, how do you know which attorney can get the results you need? Luckily, asking some key questions can help you decide on a lawyer before you make any commitments.

Here are 10 workers comp questions to ask your attorney before you hire them. Read more

Carpal Tunnel & Workers Comp
Carpal Tunnel & Workers Comp

Has your job become a pain in the…wrist?

Filing a carpal tunnel workers comp claim can give you the time you need to recover.

 

There are some parts of your body that you never pay attention to…unless they’re bothering you. The carpal tunnel in your wrist is one of those parts.

Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common work-related injuries among American workers. And if you’ve ever experienced the pain, numbness, tingling, or discomfort of this condition, you know that it can be very difficult to maintain the same quality of life at work or at home.

But can you file a carpal tunnel workers comp claim? Is carpal tunnel syndrome covered by workers compensation? In this article, we’ll address these questions (and a few more) to give you a better understanding of carpal tunnel and workers compensation. Read more

How Does Workers Comp Work?

If you have been injured in a workplace accident, you have probably been told that you’re entitled to receive workers’ comp benefits. But compensation claims are complicated, and most people scratch their heads and wonder, “How does workers comp work?”

Whether you know it as workers’ compensation, workers’ comp, or workman’s comp (spoiler alert: they’re all the same thing), there is a lot you should be aware of before you navigate this often-confusing industry.

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My Workers Comp Doctor Sent Me Back to Work...But I'm Still Injured
My Workers Comp Doctor Sent Me Back to Work, But I’m Still Injured

Q: My workers comp doctor sent me back to work, but I’m still injured. What can I do?”

There are few things more anxiety-inducing than a work-related accident…but one of them is being sent back to work after your injury.

Your workers compensation doctor has a responsibility to oversee your medical care and make decisions in your best interest. For better or worse, your authorized treating physician has the final say on whether you can return to work or not. But what can you do if their professional opinion seems to be contrary to how you’re actually feeling?

We’ve spoken before about the dangers of returning to work too quickly (against doctor’s orders). Today, we’re going to discuss what your options are if you feel that your workers comp doctor is sending you back to work too quickly.

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How to Survive Working Retail During the Holidays [10 Tips]

It’s beginning to look a lot like…COVID.

The 2020 holiday season is going to look a little different this year. Here are some tips on how to survive working retail during the holidays…in the middle of a pandemic.

 

Whoever said that Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year has probably never had the unique opportunity of working retail during the holidays.

And when you throw a global pandemic into the mix? Let’s just say that this year’s holiday season is going to be a little more hectic than usual.

But whether you’re a seasonal employee or a retail pro, there are a few things you can do to stay safe and make your time on the sales floor a little easier.

Here are 10 tips for preventing illness and injury while working retail during the holidays. Read more

How Long Does Workers' Comp Last?
How Long Does Workers’ Comp Last?

Many employees rely on workers’ comp to provide them with assistance in the event they are hurt at work. While some injuries are relatively simple with no long-term side effects, others take years to recover from (if at all).

So how can you be sure that you will receive workers’ compensation benefits long enough to fully recover from your injuries? How long does workers’ comp last?

At The Law Office of Brian D. Tadros, it’s important to us that all injured workers are given accurate information regarding their workers’ compensation claim so they can make educated decisions.

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