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Thursday, October 30, 2014Tallahassee, FL (Workerscompensation.com) - It's gut check time for both supporters and opponents of legalizing marijuana in the Sunshine State. They now have less than two weeks to make their respective cases to voters who will decide whether Florida joins 23 other states and the District of Columbia in embracing pot as a legitimate medical treatment. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 29, 2014ORLANDO, Fla. —A change in insurance coverage at Florida Hospital leaves one Orlando mother bedridden while she awaits surgery. Florida Hospital is no longer accepting Humana Commercial Health plans except for patients in need of emergency services and patients with Medicare. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 28, 2014Not everything is bigger in Texas. Although the Lone Star State is populated by almost 7 million more people than Florida, a recent study released by the Insurance Research Council revealed the number of uninsured motorists in the Sunshine State is twice as large. California led all states with 4. READ MORE >>
Monday, October 27, 2014According to a report that was just released by the US National Insurance Crime Bureau, Florida owners of premium and luxury cars should get more insurance on their prized possession – they are the least likely to get their vehicles returned if stolen. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 24, 2014Florida homeowners concerned about the rising cost of their flood insurance are being encouraged by the state to find out whether a policy written by a private company can save them money.
So far, shoppers will find only a few companies competing with the long-established National Flood Insura... READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 23, 2014MIAMI, FL – October 10, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Over the last two days, Congressman Joe Garcia hosted senior leaders from the Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) in his district for a discussion on the future of the the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in Florida, and the implementation of H. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 22, 2014TALLAHASSEE — A hurricane hasn't made landfall in Florida in nearly nine years, but that hasn't kept property-insurance rates from increasing or becoming a bigger concern for homeowners. As he seeks re-election, Republican Gov. Rick Scott has maintained a free market approach to the industry. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 21, 2014Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater touted the arrests of more than 100 immigrant agriculture workers last July as an effort to crack down on the costly problem of workers compensation fraud.
But it quickly became apparent the raid on the Naples-area Oakes Farm fruit and vegetable pro... READ MORE >>
Monday, October 20, 2014Oct. 11--Some Keys residents might qualify for a refund of their flood insurance premiums from the Federal Emergency Management Agency starting this month, but it likely won't be much.
Monday at the Marathon Government Center, David Miller, associate administrator of FEMA's Federal Insurance a... READ MORE >>
Friday, October 17, 2014Hiring someone on an independent contractor basis has many advantages for employers. But treating workers like independent contractors when they should be classified as employees instead can cause costly problems. Independent contractors have many advantages for employers. READ MORE >>