The Law Offices of Franks, Koenig & Neuwelt

8371 N Military Trail
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33418, United States
Contact: Andrew Neuwelt
Phone: 561-616-3800
Areas of Practice
  • Worker’s Compensation
Other U.S. Locations
  • Florida
  • Georgia
Number of Attorneys
2-10 Attorneys

Florida's Work Comp Doctors May Not Be On Your Side

In Florida, your workers' compensation medical provider may not willingly offer you the medical care that could make you better…more
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Florida Work Comp Injury: Are You Really That Hurt?

If you are hurt at work and your workplace injury prevents you from using your health insurance, your employer's workers' compensation carrier refuses to provide medical care and you don't know where to turn, call one of our…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Florida Workplace Injuries: Don't Know How It Happened, But Definitely Hurt at Work.

Most people think of a workers' compensation injury as an accident that happens at work. You can point to a specific day or event and say it happened then or there. But what happens when you cannot remember what caused the…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Florida Work Injuries: Accidents that Occur While Away from the Workplace

Not all work place accidents happen while in the office. Under Florida's workers' compensation laws, workers' compensation insurance companies are required to pay for medical care and lost wages even when a work place accident…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Florida Work Injury Made Worse by Insurance Company Delay

If you or a loved one has been hurt at work and are not getting the medical care you need, are worried about suffering further injury or need advice as to how to proceed when the insurance company won't provide the care your…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Changing Your Doctor Under Florida's Workers' Compensation Law

Workers' Compensation Doctors: Can I pick my own?…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

I didn't have an accident; is it still a work comp case?

You do not have to have a specific accident date to have a workers' compensation claim in Florida. Many of the work place injuries that I handle are suffered by workers who do not trip, fall, get hit or suffer a sudden blunt…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Florida Work Comp Judge Tells Insurance Company: You Cannot Cut Off Benefits When Injured Workers Don't Want Surgery

A 55 year-old Miami resident was at work when she suffered injuries to her low back and wrist. The work comp doctors assigned restrictions, the insurance company paid lost wage checks and she ultimately was recommended to have…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

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…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

2012 Maximum Compensation Rate is $803.00

Florida's Maximum Compensation Rate…more
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West Palm Beach Workers' Compensation Judge Orders Insurance Company to Pay for Injured Utility Worker's Low Back Surgery

A West Palm Beach judge recently ruled in favor of an injured utility worker who suffered extensive injuries to his low back after lifting a pallet at work. His authorized doctor recommended a procedure that the insurance…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Some Benefits that May Be Available to Employees Hurt at Work

If you have been hurt at work, you may be entitled to certain benefits such as medical care, lost wages, impairment income, vocational retraining, medications, mileage reimbursements, settlements and more. However, the insurance…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Florida Drug Test Requirement for State Employees Found Unconstitutional

Florida Drug Test Requirement for State Employees Found Unconstitutional…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Orlando Motorcycle Mechanic and Instructor Awarded Workers' Compensation Benefits for Back Injury

Orlando Motorcycle Mechanic and Instructor Awarded Workers' Compensation Benefits for Back Injury…more
 /  Worker’s Compensation

Port St. Lucie, Florida Workers' Compensation Judge Awards Permanent Disability Benefits to Injured Construction Worker - Barone v. Kennedy Construction Service & Claims Center

On July 26, 2007, David Barone, a 59 year-old New Smyrna Beach, Florida construction worker, fell approximately 20 feet from a platform resulting in a shattered right heel and multiple left foot fractures. The accident was…more
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