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PTSD Claims for Federal Contractors

Working as a military or government contractor requires great bravery and self-sacrifice as men and women leave their homes and families to serve our country. While employed, overseas contractors often experience traumatic events, including violence, injuries, and the loss of

What Constitutes Medical Malpractice in Florida?

If you or someone you know is harmed by the negligence of a nurse, doctor, or medical personnel, it’s time to speak with an expert Florida medical malpractice lawyer.  Medical malpractice is not something you can fight alone — the

Who Can Sue for Medical Malpractice in Florida?

A case of medical malpractice can cause much hardship for you and your family. Whether you or a loved one has been wronged, the next question is what you can and should do next. Do you need to sue the

Is There a Cap on Medical Malpractice Claims in Florida?

Medical malpractice lawsuits are a grave matter, and as such, they tend to involve very high stakes. The payouts for medical injury lawsuits in Florida are normally very high, reaching over a million dollars in extreme cases. As such, defendants will do

How to Find a Good Lawyer in Florida for Medical Malpractice

Doctors and nurses have a responsibility to take care of their patients. Unfortunately, when these healthcare professionals fail in their duties, the consequences can be dire. Expensive medical bills, injuries, and emotional turmoil are just a few of the consequences

Can You Sue a Doctor in Florida for Medical Malpractice?

If you have suffered injuries receiving treatment from a healthcare provider, you may be able to sue for medical malpractice. Possible defendants can include doctors, nurses, technicians, and specialists. A Florida court may hear your case if one of these

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War Hazards Compensation Act Overview

If you accept work overseas on a military base or through a government contract, your employer must provide workers’ compensation benefits. While no civilian contractor anticipates a terrorist attack or plane strike, the War Hazards Compensation Act does anticipate such

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VA Burn Pit Registry Overview

It’s no secret that there are a number of risks of serving in the military. However, not all such risks are necessarily combat-related. In recent years, there has been an increased emphasis placed on researching and understanding the potential impacts

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Defense Base Act Settlement Calculator

Did you work overseas as a civilian contractor? You may have faced many of the same hazards as service members. But when you returned home, you did not get the benefit of VA care and disability benefits. Instead, if you sustained an

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Average Defense Base Act PTSD Settlement Amounts

If you’re suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) due to incidents you endured while serving overseas for the United States, know that you are not alone.  PTSD is a severe psychiatric disorder that affects approximately 3.5% of U.S. adults each

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Iraq Burn Pit Symptoms to Be Aware Of

If you were a civilian contractor working on a U.S. military base in Iraq, you may have been exposed to burn pits. The chemicals released by these burn pits are known to cause several short-term and long-term health problems. Whether

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Filing a Kuwait PTSD Claim

Working as a U.S. government contractor anywhere in the world comes with serious challenges. Without warning, you may find yourself in the midst of armed conflict, acts of war, or terrorism. If you’ve worked in Kuwait or Afghanistan, you know

Is Gallagher Bassett Not Paying Your DBA Claim?

Gallagher Bassett Defense Base Act Claims It is unfortunately common for injured workers to experience delays and denials when dealing with Gallagher Bassett. This insurance claims services provider continues to be one of the largest third-party administrators (TPA) in the

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Florida Product Liability Statute of Limitations

When you buy something, you trust that it’s safe and reliable. Most of the time, the products you buy do their job. But sometimes, products fail. Whether a defect is due to a defective design or poor manufacturing, bad products

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Does Florida Have a Wrongful Death Damages Cap?

Few things in life are as difficult and as trying as losing a loved one. When the wrongful behavior of another causes the death of someone close, it’s not unreasonable to seek just compensation. However, it is difficult to understand

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What to Do if Your Injured on a Cruise Ship in Florida

Millions of Americans love taking cruise vacations each year. Whether you’re headed to the Caribbean for some sun and sand or you’re seeing the northern lights dancing over the North Sea, cruising is the vacation of a lifetime. But what

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