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Atlanta Court Employee Dies from COVID-19

At the beginning of March, a lot of people were starting to show signs and symptoms of COVID-19. The problem is that many people didn’t know what was going on. It wasn’t as if the government had not sent out some information on the virus. We knew what was happening in China and Italy. There…

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Healthcare Workers in Atlanta at Risk of Contracting COVID-19

Last week, there were reports of an employee from a Canton-based Waffle House testing positive for the COVID-19 basis. The employee had only worked one day at the restaurant and was immediately sent home to self-quarantine. No other employees had tested positive for the virus. However, this was just the beginning. As of Monday of…

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City Employee in Atlanta Killed While Repairing Sewer

City Employee in Atlanta Killed While Repairing Sewer

For some people, getting a job with the city is a dream come true. You work pretty steady hours, get incremental raises and, if you last long enough, can retire with some great benefits. A lot of people who work for the city stay there their entire careers. Sadly, the family of Carl Newman will…

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Georgia Airline Employee Killed by Man in Company Parking Lot

Georgia Airline Employee Killed by Man in Company Parking Lot

Usually, workers comp lawyers in Atlanta deal with clients who are hurt while on the job. But, typically, their injuries happen while they’re doing their job. It’s always difficult when someone is injured or killed on company property but not while technically doing their job. Sadly, this is what happened to a woman near the…

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30-Year Old Georgia Worker Killed in Ammonia Leak

30-Year Old Georgia Worker Killed in Ammonia Leak

Most of us get up in the morning, go to work, and just look forward to the weekend. Sure, if we do dangerous type of work, we may worry that we could get hurt or killed on the job. But, for most employees, the thought that something could happen at work that could jeopardize their…

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Union City Worker Killed in Hit and Run Accident in Fulton County

Union City Worker Killed in Hit and Run Accident in Fulton County

When people take a job with the city, they don’t expect it to lead to any sort of serious injury or death. Even people who work on county road details expect that people will use common courtesy when driving on the highway. Sadly, this wasn’t the case for a Union City worker in Fulton County…

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