Orlando Workers’ Compensation Attorneys

The Vaughan Law Group is a renowned Orlando Workers’ Compensation,  Personal Injury and Consumer Law Firm committed to serving aggrieved individuals in Florida and the United States. The firm has been honored with an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell; that being the highest rating possible. With more than 25 years of experience handling all types of injury cases in Central Florida including automobile accidents, workers’ compensation claims, motorcycle accidents, class action lawsuits and mass torts, The Vaughan Law Group can provide the highest quality workers’ compensation legal representation and individual attention essential to successfully resolve your case.

In the mid 1980s, the firm focused primarily on Orlando workers’ compensation lawsuits, but shortly expanded to cover other areas of personal injury practice. The Vaughan Law Group now handles a wide variety of personal injury claims including wrongful death, motor vehicle accidents, mass tort and product liability cases, bad faith insurance claims, and certain consumer fraud and class action cases.

The Orlando workers’ compensation attorneys at The Vaughan Law Group have successfully litigated many claims against multi-million dollar corporations such as Disney, Universal Studios, Florida Hospital, Orlando Regional Medical Center, and more. The Vaughan Law Group is networked in with a group of skilled law firms nationwide to collectively battle large companies without being financially intimidated.

Awarded to a select few injured workers’ attorneys across the nation, this prestigious award is presented to those who’ve exhibited exceptional representation in the workers’ injury field.

The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG) is a network of like-minded advocates for workers’ right, sharing information and knowledge; a sense of commitment and kinship; and networking to help one another and their clients.

“We’re extremely honored to be named a top attorney from the Advocacy Group,” Vaughan said. “We pride ourselves on working very hard for our clients.”

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Orlando Workers Compensation Questions

  • What injuries are covered by workers’ compensation?
    In addition to work-related injuries that occur at the workplace during normal work hours, injuries caused during work-sponsored events.
  • What benefits are awarded for workers’ compensation claims?
    Employees who are seriously injured or killed because of work-related incidents are eligible to receive monetary benefits under workers’ compensation laws...
  • Do I need an attorney to file a workers’ compensation claim in Florida?
    While workers’ compensation claims are designed to be straightforward, laws do vary considerably from state to state and have certain procedural requirements.
  • How does Vaughan Law Group charge fees for a workers comp claim?
    Attorney fees for Florida and Orlando workers compensation attorneys are governed by Section 440 of the Florida Statutes.
  • How long will my Orlando Workers Compensation case last?
    This is a difficult question to answer without knowing the specific issues with your workers compensation case and the specific facts of your case.
  • Do I have to go to trial for my Central Florida Workers Compensation Claim?
    Again, the specifics of each case will help decide whether a trial would be advantageous to you. However, you will never HAVE to go to trial.
  • What costs would Vaughan Law Group typically advance for a workers compensation claim?
    For most Florida and Orlando workers compensation attorneys, costs will vary from hundreds to thousands of dollars.

Recent Results

Orlando Workers’ Compensation Trial Award for Continuing Medical Care

2015 – In May of 2008 this injured worker sustained an on-the-job injury resulting in a herniated disc at the L5-S1 level. Surgery was recommended by this authorized orthopedist but this injured worker wanted to defer surgery as long as possible. The Employee then exercised his right to a one-time change of doctors and was given another physician at an orthopedic clinic…

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Orlando Workers’ Compensation Trial Award for Indemnity and Medical Benefits

2015 – This injured worker was involved in a work-related motor vehicle accident in June 2014. He was the passenger in the “sleeper berth” of a semi-tractor truck that was broadsided by another vehicle and rolled over. This gentleman suffered head, leg and shoulder injuries. When he attempted to return to work, the Employer terminated him for a ticket that he received in utilizing…

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Orlando Workers’ Compensation Trial Award for Medical Care

2015 – The injured worker sustained a compensable shoulder injury that led to multiple surgical procedures, including transfer to the Mayo Clinic for a reverse shoulder procedure. However, during the years of treatment since the date of accident (2010) the injured worker had noted neck and head symptoms to both his physician and physical therapist. The employer and their insurance company…

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