ATLANTA WORKERS’ COMPENSATION ATTORNEYS
Injured at work
If you are injured at work, you will need the help of experienced Atlanta workers’ compensation attorneys. A jobsite injury can leave you out of work and unable to support your family. The dedicated lawyers at Kaine Law understand that a work injury can lead to financial hardship in addition to temporary disability or even permanent disability and emotional pain.
Fortunately, we have years of experience helping clients throughout Georgia with workers’ compensation injury cases. We know that your family depends on receiving compensation for your injuries and we will fight for you.
Georgia workers’ compensation laws
After suffering a work injury, the last thing you should have to worry about is understanding Georgia’s complicated laws and legal procedures. Our workers’ compensation lawyers are knowledgeable and patient. We are ready to provide you with the guidance you need to help you file and win a workers’ compensation claim.
Additionally, a workers’ compensation attorney can explain your options, which may include your choice of physician as you may not have to only see your employer’s doctor.
What to do if you are hurt on the job
Below is additional information you should be aware of regarding Georgia’s workers’ compensation law:
- You must notify your employer of your job site injury within 30 days.
- Within 1 year of your accident, you must file a claim with the State Board of Workers’ Compensation.
- If you wish to file a claim for permanent partial disability, you must do so within 4 years of the last payment of income benefits.
- If you wish to file a change of condition claim, you must do so within 2 years of the last payment of income benefits.
Obtaining workers’ compensation benefits can help you get back on your feet and back to work. It is illegal for an employer to fire an employee for filing a workers’ compensation claim. However, some employers contest workers’ compensation claims. If this happens to you, you can rely on the guidance of our experienced attorneys.
Our Atlanta injury attorneys are prepared to fight for you so that you can collect the compensation you deserve.
Determined Atlanta workers’ compensation lawyers
Everyone at Kaine Law knows that on the job accidents can cause serious injuries and affect every aspect of your life. If you are the victim of an on the job injury, we want to be your voice.
The attorneys at Kaine Law can stand by your side and help you get the workers’ compensation benefits you deserve. To speak to a highly qualified lawyer, contact us today by phone 404-214-2001 or via our online form. Hablamos español.