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  • Workers' compensation lifetime medical treatment.
    Workers' compensation lifetime medical treatment.

    Current Georgia law provides that workers' compensation carriers are only required to provide medical treatment for up to 8 years from the accident date in non-catastrophic cases for workers injured ...

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  • Should I file a workers' compensation claim?
    Should I file a workers' compensation claim?

    Injured workers are often concerned that filing a workers' compensation claim will have an adverse impact on their employment. In short, injured workers are concerned that they will be fired after ...

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  • Jury trial for workers' compensation claim.
    Jury trial for workers' compensation claim.

    There is no right to a trial by jury in a Georgia workers' compensation claim. However, if an injured worker is denied income or medical benefits, that individual can request a bench trial in front of ...

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  • Workers' compensation death benefits.
    Workers' compensation death benefits.

    Spouses and other dependants may receive workers' compensation death benefits following a fatal on the job accident. Under Georgia law , minor dependants could receive income benefits until they are ...

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  • What are my rights if I am injured on the job?
    What are my rights if I am injured on the job?

    Under the Georgia Workers' Compensation Act, if you are unable to work following a job injury, you are entitled to payment of two thirds of your weekly income (not to exceed $500 per week) for up to ...

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