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.
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
Los Angeles, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - We all know that a worker’s status as an employee or an independent contractor affects their rights to workers’ compensation benefits. Recently, ... Read More
Holly Hill, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Employees have to face dangers in the workplace on a daily basis. Whether it's locking up late, workplace violence, or domestic disputes that spill into the ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Workplace safety policies can be a great way to prevent work-related accidents and save money. The OSHA guidelines provide employers with ways they can make their ... 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. ...