July 26, 2023
This month, a number of new workers’ compensation rules took effect in Florida, affecting penalties for employers who fail to obtain comp insurance and setting new requirements for exemptions for corporate officers.
The Florida Division of Workers’ Compensation announced that rule revisions that had been in the works for months, some of which were needed to comply with new state laws, have been adopted. The effective date for the rules was July 18.
Among the changes: