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Something to sink your teeth into: Mouth trauma and the workers’ compensation dental claim

2019-03-06T20:08:54+00:00

Fractures and sprains, loss of limbs, knee and back injuries-these are common impairments that come to mind when we think of workplace injuries. Mouth trauma is a smaller, rarely imagined category of workplace injuries that affect less than 1% of injured workers annually. As rare as hen's teeth: Dental trauma accounts for less than 1% [...]

Something to sink your teeth into: Mouth trauma and the workers’ compensation dental claim 2019-03-06T20:08:54+00:00

Controversial government rollback threatens workers’ comp injury data

2019-02-25T12:16:26+00:00

Public health researchers worry accurate worker safety, injury and health data could be in jeopardy due in part to a deregulation pushed through the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under the leadership of the Trump administration. While history will forever remember January 25, 2019 as day 35 of the longest U.S government shutdown in history, [...]

Controversial government rollback threatens workers’ comp injury data 2019-02-25T12:16:26+00:00

What To Do If The Insurance Doctor Says Your Injury Is Not Work Related

2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

If you have been hurt at work, your employer should help pay for the treatment of your injury with worker’s compensation. In order to receive worker’s compensation, you will need your doctor to verify that your injury was caused by work. This should be easy, but sometimes workers find that doctors seem reluctant to provide [...]

What To Do If The Insurance Doctor Says Your Injury Is Not Work Related 2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

Am I eligible for workers’ compensation?

2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

Workers’ Compensation Eligibility Workers’ compensation is a benefit put in place to provide for workers who have suffered injury or illness because of their job. Most companies are required to have workers’ compensation insurance in place to help cover any medical expenses that relate to an injury in the workplace. If you have been injured [...]

Am I eligible for workers’ compensation? 2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

Should the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company Be Paying Me Temporary Partial Disability Benefits?

2017-07-13T03:16:21+00:00

Once you return to a less paying job after an accident, you should still receive temporary partial disability benefits. However, there are certain situations where men and women do not get these disability benefits. Whether someone gets their benefits is dependent on the type of situation he or she are experiencing. When You Should Receive [...]

Should the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company Be Paying Me Temporary Partial Disability Benefits? 2017-07-13T03:16:21+00:00

Workers’ Compensation FAQs

2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

Worker’s Comp FAQs For many families, worker’s compensation is the only thing that allows them to survive after one of the employees of the home becomes injured. It is natural to want to learn more about the program because it often proves vital in keeping entire families fed and sheltered. Below are some frequently asked [...]

Workers’ Compensation FAQs 2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

Who Is Eligible For Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Georgia

2017-05-16T05:25:30+00:00

Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Georgia A work-related injury can be a horrible and terrifying experience. It often leaves a worker and their family without the means to meet the demands of living expenses.  Many families must rely on worker’s compensation. Worker’s compensation is an accident insurance program that is set in place to aid workers [...]

Who Is Eligible For Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Georgia 2017-05-16T05:25:30+00:00

Mistakes to Avoid When Filing For Workers’ Compensation

2017-05-10T03:02:36+00:00

Common Mistakes Filing for Workers' Compensation Workers’ Compensation is a program created by state laws to provide income, medical, rehabilitation and, in extreme cases, death benefits to employees and dependents related to a work-related injury or illness. When workers have received injuries on the job, they will most likely qualify for some form of workers’ [...]

Mistakes to Avoid When Filing For Workers’ Compensation 2017-05-10T03:02:36+00:00

Can You Sue Your Employer?

2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

Suing Your Employer Every year, nearly 3 million workplace-related injuries and illnesses are reported. Some workplaces are more dangerous than others; laborers, nursing aides, orderlies, attendants, janitors/cleaners, heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers, and police and sheriff’s officers make up the majority of workplace-related injuries and illnesses. If you are injured at work in Atlanta, your [...]

Can You Sue Your Employer? 2017-11-10T16:36:45+00:00

What To Do If You Are Hurt At Work

2017-04-12T02:35:19+00:00

Whether due to an accident or repeated strain, work-related injuries are an unfortunate fact of life. If you are injured in the course of your job, your company should cover your treatment through worker’s compensation. However, it is not always that easy. As though being injured isn’t stressful enough as it is, some companies are [...]

What To Do If You Are Hurt At Work 2017-04-12T02:35:19+00:00