LITHIA SPRINGS WORKERS' COMPENSATION ATTORNEYS
It doesn't matter if you have a job in the welding industry, an office, a department store or any other field. No workplace is immune to potential injuries. If accidents occur on the job, workers and their families deserve to be taken care of. Ultimately, as an employee, you should be protected under your employer's insurance policy, and this includes workers compensation.
There is the guarantee that in exchange for their service, employees will be protected in the case of a workplace accident. Workman's comp insurance policies are an established structure. If you aren't given worker's comp when you are injured on the job, then it's important that you talk to an experienced workman's comp lawyer
Employees depend on worker's compensation to cover their salary and medical bills after an injury on the job. State and federal laws that support worker's compensation are necessary for the security of the employer and employee alike. However, sometimes an experienced lawyer like William H. Curtis is required to determine what should be paid to whom.
Rules for Workman's Comp in Georgia
These are payable to you at the price of two-thirds your weekly wage. This is typically measured by averaging your pay for the 13 weeks before your mishap. Cost of living and weekly reimbursements will not be higher after the amount is determined. Weekly wage benefits are not payable until the authorized treating physician has placed you on a no work status.
Your employer and their insurance provider should pay medical benefits. Nothing should be covered by you. The physician or hospital shouldn't bill you personally. Medical benefits comprise of mileage to and from the doctor and prescription expenses.
Receiving a Permanent Partial Disability Rating
After your doctor allows you to go back to work and you are fully healthy, the doctor should give a PPD rating that will offer an end payment to you.
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Whether you're an employer who must distribute workers' compensation or an employee depending on the claim a lawyer with experience in this area will make life simpler. Lawyers from Curtis Law can offer high-quality support during worker's compensation claims.
All worker's compensation claims are special. Many times it's easy to receive reimbursement and other times employers put up a fight. When this is the situation, contact the office of William H. Curtis and find out how we can help you.
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