It is no secret that workers’ compensation in Florida needs some reform. This year, Florida lawmakers are looking to tackle the issue, but some proposed bills are running into roadblocks.
Below, we’re going to detail the proposed bills, the reasons they are facing difficulties, and how reform may change the way worker’s comp is handled in Florida.
HB 1107: Exempting Injured Workers’ Data From Public Disclosure
The first bill, HB 1107, is relatively simple. Currently, when an employee reports an injury, their personal data is collected and made public.…