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What are the special rules for blindness and SSDI?

Not being able to work due to a disability can be quite frustrating, especially if you need to work to provide for your family in Florida. When the reason for your disability is blindness, you are likely going through many other changes in your life, which only...

What should you do for a work-related eye burn?

Each of your eyes is an extremely specialized and complex organ. Your eye is also quite delicate, and a number of hazards in your Florida workplace have the potential to cause a burn of the eye. Obviously, exposure to excessive heat can cause burning, but eye burns...

How does PTSD affect a person’s work?

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is often linked to traumatic events like assaults or serious accidents. It can also be a factor in certain workplaces, especially for people who are emergency responders or firefighters. PTSD has a range of significant effects on...

What workplace injuries are covered in Florida?

When you get hurt at your job, one of your first concerns is whether Florida workers’ compensation law covers your injury. Thankfully, most work-related injuries and illnesses are covered.   Florida’s workers’ compensation laws require that employers with at least...