Bruce Burk is an experienced workers' compensation defense attorney located in South Florida. He has also worked in civil litigation and criminal defense, handling more than 40 trials, both jury and non-jury. Burk received his law degree from the University of South Carolina and his bachelor's degree from Palm Beach Atlantic University.
With the onset of mobile devices and broadband internet, more and more people are taking their place in the gig economy. The term gig economy comprises the many jobs which are not available online, many of ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - One of the very first questions that needs be answered in workers’ compensation is whether a worker is an independent contractor or an employee. Recently, the ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - With more and more people getting smart phones, texting and driving is increasing the already dangerous highways in the country. Some refer to this as distracted ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Telecommuting is on the rise on a global basis. More and more jobs are springing up that can be handled remotely. Moreover, many employees these days have remote ... Read More
Boise, ID (WorkersCompensation.com) - 2019 will surely bring changes to the workers’ compensation code in several states. There is currently a bill in the Idaho legislature that will change ... Read More
Clinton County, MO (WorkersCompensation.com) – As more information comes out about how addictive opioids can be, many are adding onto the pile of opioid litigations across the country.
Recently, ... Read More
Robbinsville, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, was recently named the richest man in the world. But that does not mean that the company he runs is without its problems. Recently, ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - With the November election in the review mirror, many are speculating on what the new state legislatures will do to the Workers’ Compensation code when they ... Read More
Butte County, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - California has recently had the worst set of wildfires in history. With an uptick in the amount of forest fires, first responders are naturally expected to see an ... Read More
Ten Light Duty Work Ideas So you have decided to provide some light duty or transitional work for injured workers to decrease wage loss expense. First of all, congratulations! This is the first step in decreasing claims costs. ...