Month: December 2015

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  • December
    25 2015

    Florida Supreme Court Refuses Workers Compensation Lawsuit

    The Florida Supreme Court refused to hear a workers compensation lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the state’s current system. The suit contended that the system prevented injured workers from pursuing legal action against their employers. An appeals court ruling stated that workers did not have the legal justification to pursue a workers compensation lawsuit. Attorneys […]

  • December
    04 2015

    Ice Plant Faces Worker Safety Violations Fine After 2nd Worker Loses Limbs

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued nine worker safety violations to a Delaware ice plant this week after a second employee in three years lost limbs in a machine. The worker safety violations stem from an investigation into Seaford Ice, Inc., the second such investigation into the company in the […]