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Are You Entitled to Workers’ Comp in Atlanta if You Only Work Part-Time?

Most of us can remember our first job. It was probably at a local store for just a few hours a week. Maybe your parents insisted that you get a...

Chemical Explosion in Calhoun County Injures Plant Worker

Most of us don’t get up and go to work thinking that we’re going to be injured. In fact, most people manage to go through their entire lives without ever...

Can Seasonal Workers Apply for Workers’ Compensation in Georgia?

Most people think that seasonal workers aren’t eligible for workers' compensation. For some reason, a lot of people confuse workers' comp with unemployment. The two are completely different things. Unemployment...

Employer Convicted of Violating Labor Laws After His Contractor Lost His Life in 2016 Wildfire

County Superior Court in Monterey convicted an employer of violating labor laws. Robert Raegan died in 2016 after a terrible wildfire; he was a contract bulldozer operator, hired by Ian...

Can You Work Again Once Your Workers Comp Claim in Georgia Settles?

If you’ve ever filed a workers' comp claim in Georgia before, you know that there are a lot of rules and restrictions. You can’t work while collecting workers' comp benefits....

Construction Worker in Atlanta Killed by Drunk Driver

A construction worker in Atlanta killed by a drunk driver. Nobody goes to work in the morning and expects to get hurt. So, when we read a story about a...

What Workers’ Comp Benefits am I Entitled to in Atlanta?

When you work full-time, you pay into workers’ comp. A small portion of your salary is withheld each week - just like taxes or social security. As long as you...

Georgia Construction Worker Plunges to His Death

Nobody wakes up and thinks they’re going to injured at work. They just do what they have to do five days a week to provide for their families. Construction workers...

Can You Sue Your Employer Instead of Filing a Workers’ Comp Claim?

If you or your spouse get hurt at work, a few things are going to go through your mind. First, you want to make sure you’re okay. Your health really...

Can I Collect Workers’ Comp if I Work for a Foreign Company?

If you get hurt at work, you should expect your employer to cover your medical care. You should also be entitled to replacement wages while you wait to return to work....

Don’t Jeopardize Your Workers’ Comp Claim – Mistakes to Avoid in Georgia

If you get hurt at work, you’ll probably have no problem getting your workers’ comp benefits. Most people just do what they’re supposed to do. They report their injuries and...

Can Your Workers Comp Claim Be Denied for Using Alcohol or Drugs?

If you get hurt while on the job, you should be entitled to workers comp benefits. As long as you meet the basic requirements, your claim should be approved. There...