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At the law firm of DiCesare, Davidson & Barker, we know that your priority is results. You want to get compensation for medical bills, lost wages and other losses.

What are Your Options if Denied a SSDI Claim?

Posted on Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Blog, Social Security Disability

If your Social Security disability benefit claim is denied, you are left with few options. Unfortunately, many times people take the initial denial as a final decision and give up on the SSDI process. If your claim is denied, it is…

What Families Should Know About Workers’ Comp. Death Benefits

Posted on Thursday, January 15, 2015
Blog, Workers' Compensation

Sadly, many people every year succumb to injuries they first sustained at work. If the person who passed away provided at least some of your financial support, you are likely entitled to workers' comp death benefits. This is true whether your…

Employer Retaliation in Workers’ Compensation Cases Illegal in Florida

Posted on Friday, January 9, 2015
Blog, Workers' Compensation

Florida workers sometimes hesitate to file a workers' compensation claim out of fear of employer retaliation. It is important to understand that the Florida’s workers' compensation law specifically prohibits retaliatory conduct like firing, or threatening to fire, a worker. However,…

The Origins of the Workers’ Compensation System

Posted on Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Blog, Workers' Compensation

The origins of workers’ compensation can be traced back to Europe with Germany often being cited as the first country to implement an effective nationwide system protecting both workers and employers. The U.S. started adopting workers’ compensation laws during the…

Is the Trailing Driver Always at Fault in Rear-end Collisions?

Posted on Friday, December 19, 2014
Auto Accident Injuries, Blog

Out of all the different types of accidents, rear-end collisions can cause a person to feel the most helpless. There's nothing like looking in your rearview mirror and seeing a car barreling up behind you with no sign of stopping.…

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