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.
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
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - We hear a lot about the defense of major contributing cause in workers’ compensation. However, there is another defense that is a cousin of major contributing ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - With the elections in the rearview mirror, most people are done thinking about the polls for a while. Although in a few states, some poll workers are still busy ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Traumatic brain injuries or TBIs are dealt with regularly in the workers’ compensation system. TBIs typically occur through trauma and can cause the injured ... Read More
Manchester, CT (WorkersCompensation.com) - Manchester, CT resident Ronald Gordillo was recently arrested on a warrant after it was determined there was probable cause that he had lied in connection with ... Read More
Sacramento, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - California has passed a new law that provides increased workers’ compensation benefits for first responders. AB-1749, signed by the governor on Sept. 23, was ... Read More
Frankfort, KY (WorkersCompensation.com) - A new Kentucky Supreme Court Case has prompted the Kentucky legislature to pass a workers’ compensation reform bill. HB 2, which has been praised by many, is ... Read More
Weekly Regulatory News from Dec. 14
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
OSHA proposes changes to beryllium standardBy OSHA’s estimation, 62,000 employees are exposed to beryllium every year. The agency has ...