Florida's Insurance Insights: Protecting Your Sunshine State Life

Welcome to ‘Florida’s Insurance Insights,’ where we make insurance simple for you in the Sunshine State. Discover easy ways to protect your Florida life with our helpful tips and guidance.”


Why workers comp is vital for employees

Why workers comp is vital for employees and businesses In today’s fast-paced business world, workers comp is vital for maintaining a harmonious relationship between employees and businesses. Let’s delve into the reasons why this crucial aspect should never be overlooked. Employee Protection: Workers’ compensation ensures that employees are protected in case of workplace accidents or injuries. It provides them with financial support and medical assistance. Legal Compliance: Complying with workers’ compensation laws is essential for businesses. Failure to do so

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Tips to Protect Yourself Online

Tips to Protect Yourself Online During National Cybersecurity Awareness Month TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – In recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month in October, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis is encouraging Floridians to ‘Be Cyber Smart’ and is raising awareness to stay safe and secure online. As Floridians are spending more and more time in front of screens due to COVID-19, CFO Patronis is providing resources and tips to protect Floridians’ identity online. CFO Jimmy Patronis said, “Cybersecurity Awareness Month is

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Central Florida Businesses Worry About the Legal Liabilities

Central Florida Businesses Worry About the Legal Liabilities of Reopening DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — State leaders are considering new legislation, as many business owners are now worried about liability lawsuits as a result of opening their doors during the pandemic. At Steve’s Famous Diner in Daytona Beach, owner Christos Mavronas claims they are trying to get back on their feet. — While is he taking many precautions against COVID-19, he is still worried that by opening his doors he is also

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CFO Jimmy Patronis Returns $5.6 Million in Unclaimed Property

CFO Jimmy Patronis Returns $5.6 Million in Unclaimed Property to Orlando Area in September ORLANDO, Fla.— Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis announced today that during September 2020, he returned more than $5.6 million in Unclaimed Property into the pockets of Orlando residents and business owners. Since CFO Patronis took office in 2017, he has returned more than $1 billion to Floridians and he is on track to make 2020 a record-high year in returns. In addition, the CFO

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What Is Workers’ Compensation Fraud?

Accidents can happen in the workplace. When an employee gets a work-related injury or illness, your business could be on the line. Workers’ compensation insurance protects you by reimbursing employees when accidents take place. But, employees, employers, and even health care providers can take advantage of the system by committing workers’ compensation fraud. Workers’ comp fraud can lead to higher insurance premiums and penalties, so it’s important to know how to protect your business and avoid costly mistakes. What is

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