The Atlanta workers’ compensation attorneys at Buddoo and Associates, P.C. realize that the success or failure of a workers’ comp claim depends heavily on the proper documentation of your injuries as well as the skillful administration of your claim. Workers’ compensation is available to injured Georgia workers to help avoid the financial stress caused by an injury that renders an individual unable to work. Depending on the type of injury, compensation may also be available to cover expenses for medical treatment, transportation, rehabilitation or any other expense directly related to the injury. Our lawyers will fight for your fair compensation.
Most workers’ comp claims result from slips and falls at work, construction and manufacturing accidents, and stress on joints and limbs due to strain from repeated activities. Quite often, the actions of an employer create a condition that places a worker at risk of injury, and in these cases the employer can be held liable for damages over and above the workers compensation benefits. All workplace injuries should be reported immediately to the employer and the medical treatment received by the injured individual properly documented. Conditions that may indicate that an employer is liable for an injury resulting from an accident include:
If you have been injured while at work through these or any other circumstances, you are urged to seek the advice of a lawyer immediately. Complete our online form or call (404) 870-3557 to speak to a capable workers’ compensation attorney at Buddoo and Associates today.