Tag: Workplace Injuries

6 Things You Need to Know About Workers Compensation Laws

Workers Compensation Laws Although the majority of Georgians want to work and earn an honest living, sometimes on-the-job injuries can make it difficult, if not impossible. According to state reports, there were 31,977 workers compensation claims in the last recorded year. That’s about the equivalent of the entire population of Douglasville being out of work, […]

Defective Machinery and Workplace Injuries

Workplace Injuries Workplace accidents can result in simple cuts and scrapes or may be far more serious and include burns and electrocution caused by unsafe or defective equipment. Unfortunately, some injuries can be very serious causing amputation or even death. Most of us expect to be fully trained to use any type of equipment but […]

Injured on the Job? What You Must Know About Your Rights

Injured on the Job? What You Must Know About Your Rights Whether you work in an industry where you must be constantly on the lookout for hazardous conditions and equipment or you are employed within an office atmosphere that appears to be perfectly safe, thousands of people just like you are injured on the job […]