Tag Archives: Georgia workers compensation attorney

Workers’ Compensation in Georgia

Just last week I wrote a blog regarding workers’ compensation rights in Georgia, and this week WSB-TV highlighted the growing problem many are facing in our state when it comes to workers’ compensation. Take a moment to watch this video clip regarding the problem. If you find yourself fighting the same battle covered in this […]

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Frequently Asked Questions about Workers’ Compensation

One of the most common questions asked is, “what is workers’ compensation?” The answer is workers’ compensation is a benefits program created by state law that provides medical, rehabilitation, income, death and other benefits to employees and dependents due to injury, illness and death resulting from a compensable, work-related claim covered by the law. Workers’ […]

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What Income Benefits are Available Under Workers’ Compensation?

This is a question I am often asked by my clients, so let’s clarify the four basic income benefits. The maximum amount of weekly workers’ compensation benefits an employee can receive from an on-the-job injury, illness, or death depends on the worker’ compensation rate at the time of the injury and the employee’s average weekly […]

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Georgia Worker Suffered Serious Burns While Installing Lighting

There are few injuries worse than burns. Electricians and other workers who deal with electricity on a daily basis, have a higher chance of suffering from these kinds of injuries than the general public. I was saddened to read a report this month in workerscompensation.com about a worker in Georgia who suffered serious burns and […]

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Marietta Workers’ Compensation Attorney Report – Postal Worker Fraud Case Highlights Workers’ Compensation

The case of a former postal worker who claimed workers’ compensation saying she was physically incapable of delivering letters when she competed in more than 80 athletic events in Florida and Georgia, has highlighted a high profile abuse of the system. But as an experienced Marietta, GA workers’ compensation attorney, I find it’s not just […]

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