Top considerations in any construction contract

Florida companies that are entering into a construction contract are likely itching to get the work underway. However, it's important to take the time to read through the entire contract and ensure that it covers all foreseeable issues. There are a few main concerns...

Tips on choosing a successor for your business

For business owners in Florida, succession planning can be a complicated process. If you don't want your business to shut down after you retire, you need to choose someone who can take over as the head of the company. And choosing the right person is only half the...

Two myths related to trusts

Estate planning is confusing enough without the myths provided over Facebook. This can be especially true when it comes to trusts. Indeed, the word, trust, can often cause one’s eyes to glaze over, even an attorney. But, of course to create one, one will definitely...

Falls are the cause of many construction injuries

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, falls are a major cause of serious construction-related injuries and fatalities. For one, falls account for over 33% of all construction fatalities in a given year, making falling one of OSHA’s...

Construction workers need proper PPE

To be safe on the job, construction workers have to have the right personal protection equipment (PPE). This industry is one of the most hazardous in the United States, producing the highest number of fatal accidents year after year. Hazards are often unpredictable,...