Knee injuries commonly occur on the job and are often covered under workers' comp. Orthopedic physicians can frequently repair severe knee injuries. Under Georgia law, if the surgery is medically necessary and related to a job, the workers' compensation carrier will usually be required to pay for the surgery. Sadly, work comp carriers sometimes deny procedures because they simply to not want to pay for surgery. If you need the help of a workers' compensation attorney following a job injury call Brian H. Sumrall at (404) 857-3835. Mr. Sumrall is an experienced trial attorney and will help ensure that the insurance company pays for all reasonable and medically necessary treatment.