Florida Workers' Compensation Question: Can I Be Forced to Have Surgery?

In Florida, an injured worker cannot be forced to undergo any treatment against their will. Even if an authorized workers' compensation doctor recommends such care, an injured worker can choose not to treat.

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Published In: Worker’s Compensation Updates

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