Workers' Compensation

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Florida: Expert Medical Advisor’s Admissible, But Not Presumed Correct on Issues Not Directly Addressed by the Parties
Posted on 10 Mar 2016 by Larson's Spotlight

Where a judge of compensation claims (JCC) appointed an expert medical advisor to help resolve disagreements among the claimant’s and insurer’s physicians, the JCC erred when he excluded the EMA’s opinions regarding apportionment on... Read More

Florida: JCC Correctly Disregarded Portion of EMA’s Opinion
Posted on 23 Mar 2018 by Thomas A. Robinson

The Judge of Compensation Claims appropriately disregarded the expert medical advisor’s (EMA’s) opinion that a claimant had a permanent impairment rating of at least 15 percent, as provided in the Class 2 classification of arrhythmias under... Read More

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (10/1/2010)
Posted on 1 Oct 2010 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Preferred Provider Organizations, Independent Contractor, Non-Subscribing Employer, and Expert Medical Advisor. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson... Read More