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Nigel James v. Great Waste & Recycling Services, LLC and Broadspire Services, Inc.

In Nigel James v. Great Waste & Recycling Services, LLC and Broadspire Services, Inc. unrepresented claimant did not appear at motion hearing wherein the E/C sought to have blood and urine samples released for testing. Finding the uncontested affidavit of the employer established a drug free workplace had been implemented, the JCC GRANTED the E/C …

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Benito Castro v. Death Valley Construction Group, Inc and Clear Spring Property and Casualty Company

In Benito Castro v. Death Valley Construction Group, Inc and Clear Spring Property and Casualty Company the employer was insured at the time of claimant’s accident but asserted he did not know the claimant. However, one of his employees admitted to hiring claimant as a helper. Claimant fell through a roof and sustained a severe …

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Ellenn K. Strong v. Polk County School Board and Johns Eastern Company, Inc.

In Ellen K. Strong v. Polk county School Board and Johns Eastern Company, Inc. a final compensation order was entered in favor of claimant for a thoracic spinal cord injury. In this instant matter, claimant sought various medical benefits, including an electric scooter and transport system, water therapy, and a home assessment. The medical evidence …

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Adrian Barrera Herrera v. Consolidated Citrus Lp, Consolidated Citrus and American Zurich Insurance Company, Zurich American Insurance Company

In Adrian Herrera v. Consolidated Citrus Lp, Consolidated Citrus and American Zurich Insurance Company, Zurich American Insurance Company previously, the E/C secured an order assessing prevailing party costs against claimant. When claimant filed a new petition, the E/C sought to dismiss for failure to satisfy the cost order. The original motion to dismiss was withdrawn …

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Juan Antonio Rocha v. Coastro Remodeling, Inc. and Norguard Insurance Company

In Juan Antonia Rocha v. Coastro Remodeling, Inc. and Norguard Insurance Company Claimant did not wish to move forward with the execution of the settlement agreement because he continued to have pain and believed the settlement amount was not enough. However, counsel for claimant testified at this E/C motion to enforce hearing that he believed …

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Enyel Rodriguez v. Tile Design Enterprise, Inc. and Florida Citrus, Business & Industries Fund

In Enyel Rodriguez v. Tile Design Enterprise, Inc. and Florida Citrus, Business & Industries Fund Claimant submitted two IME’s for review which properly demonstrated a conflict in medical opinions regarding MCC. The JCC concluded the suggestion was timely and GRANTED claimant’s request for EMA appointment, Dr. Chaim Ardosoroff, orthopedic surgeon, appointment as EMA in this …

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