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Blog Posts in March, 2012

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  • How long does it take to settle a Georgia workers' compensation claim?
    How long does it take to settle a Georgia workers' compensation claim?

    It depends. Insurance companies sometimes settle workers' compensation claims quickly and sometimes they do not. Each workers' compensation claim is different. The settlement value and time frame for ...

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  • Claims adjuster and recorded statements after work injury.
    Claims adjuster and recorded statements after work injury.

    Claims adjusters usually want to take a recorded statement of an injured worker following a work injury. Generally speaking, I advise my clients that it is fine to give a recorded statement to the ...

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  • Time frame for Georgia workers' compensation hearings and Awards.
    Time frame for Georgia workers' compensation hearings and Awards.

    It take a long time for an injured workers in Georgia to actually have his or her day in court. Even when that day in court takes place, the injured worker still does not immediately get a ruling from ...

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  • Atlanta workers' comp settlement process.
    Atlanta workers' comp settlement process.

    In Georgia, workers' compensation settlements have to be approved by the State Board of Workers' Compensation. Generally, the State Board approves settlement agreements very quickly. Once a settlement ...

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  • Injured at home following workers' compensation injury.
    Injured at home following workers' compensation injury.

    Workers' compensation carriers frequenlty attempt to stop providing medical treatment and income benefits as a result of a subsequent injury. They often stop providing income and medical benefits to ...

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  • WC-207 Medical Authorization and Georgia Workers' Compensation Claims.
    WC-207 Medical Authorization and Georgia Workers' Compensation Claims.

    At the outset of an Atlanta, GA workers' compensation claim, an adjuster may send the claimant a number of documents to sign. One of the documents is a WC-207 Medical Authorization. This form allows ...

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