If you’ve been injured while at work, you may be wondering if personal injury or workers’ comp will work better for your situation. The truth is, you don’t really get a choice. People often confuse personal injury claims and workers’ compensation claims when they are actually very different things. This…

You suffered an injury at work and filed a workers’ compensation claim in Georgia, but you haven’t found out if your claim has been approved or denied.  And you’re wondering, “How do I check the status of a workers’ comp claim?”  A work injury typically results in missing workdays and…

If you’ve been injured on the job, you’re probably wondering, “Can I choose my workers’ comp doctor?” As much as I would like to tell you that you are free to make an appointment with your primary care doctor you already know and trust, or see whichever doctor you want,…

If you’ve suffered an injury on the job, you likely have many questions about Georgia workers’ compensation. It’s overwhelming enough being hurt, and now you have to figure out how you will pay for medical bills and cover your regular expenses when you are out of work. Fortunately, all businesses…

Work-related accidents happen every day and can be extremely costly, so it is a good thing Georgia workers’ comp benefits are in place. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, “Of the 78,100 private industry injury and illness cases reported in Georgia, 41,600 were of a more severe nature, involving…

Can I sue my employer? One of the most common misconceptions people have about work-related injuries is that you must sue your employer to get compensated for your injury on the job. This is entirely untrue, yet it comes up again and again. Here’s the thing: People have big ideas…