Atlanta Workers Compensation Attorney

Fatalities from work injuries are down 25{aa37aa693ab850f59722fa1a28736d65d56e951a992be4a0fd144f712b4d0f90} in Georgia

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, on the job injuries that resulted in fatalities are down in Georgia by 25{aa37aa693ab850f59722fa1a28736d65d56e951a992be4a0fd144f712b4d0f90} for 2010. The number of fatalities from work injuries around the country remained about the same. In 2009 there were 82 deaths from work related injuries in Georgia. In 2010 there were 4547 deaths from work related injuries throughout the United States.

The Benefits provided in Atlanta workers compensation claims include the following:
(1) Income Benefits (lost wages)
(2) Medical Expenses (with authorized worker’s compensation doctors)
(3) Permanent Partial Disability Benefits (for permanent loss of use of part of your body)

What are some of the challenges Atlanta worker’s compensation claimants face?
(1) Knowing what forms to file with the State Board of Workers’ Compensation.
(2) Knowing what doctors they can go to under the workers compensation coverage.
(3) Getting the adjuster to authorize the medical treatment that their workers compensation doctor is recommending.
(4) Getting reimbursed for their mileage.
(5) Getting timely payments for their weekly income benefit (lost wages) for the correct amount.
(6) Getting the adjuster to pay for all of the medical bills.
(7) Negotiating a lump sum settlement of their Atlanta workers compensation claim.

Atlanta worker’s compensation lawyer Richard Griffin has focused his practice on helping injured workers since 1994. Over the years the Griffin Law Firm has recovered millions of dollars for their worker’s compensation clients. If you have a worker’s compensation claim, then you can call us at 877-PAIN-LAW (877-724-6529) to discuss your case for free. You can also submit your workers compensation claim to us for a free evaluation to [Pain Law Case Evaluation].