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  • Workers' comp mileage.
    Workers' comp mileage.

    Georgia workers' comp carriers are required to pay for all mileage with authorized providers for r easonable and medically necessary medical treatment. Mileage must be submitted within one year of the ...

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  • What is a permanent partial disability (PPD) rating?
    What is a permanent partial disability (PPD) rating?

    A PPD rating is a payment owed by a workers' comp carrier for loss of use of an injured body part. For instance, if your neck was 100% prior to a work injury, and you lost 20% use of your neck, your ...

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  • Maximum weekly work comp benefits in Georgia.
    Maximum weekly work comp benefits in Georgia.

    For accidents after July 1, 2019, the maximum workers' compensation weekly benefit is $675. Generally, if you are injured on the job in Georgia and you miss time from work, you could be entitled to ...

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  • Maximum workers' comp rate in Georgia.
    Maximum workers' comp rate in Georgia.

    The amount of workers' compensation benefits you can receive in Georgia depends on your accident date. For accidents occurring after July 1, 2019, the maximum workers' compensation weekly benefit you ...

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  • Damages for pain and suffering in a workers' comp case.
    Damages for pain and suffering in a workers' comp case.

    In Georgia , unfortunately, there are no pain and suffering damages allowed against an employer in a workers' compensation claim . However, if a third party (other than a co-worker or representative ...

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  • Georgia Workers' Compensation Trial.
    Georgia Workers' Compensation Trial.

    When a dispute arises in a Georgia workers' compensation claim, either party may request a hearing in front of an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ). For instance, a workers' compensation insurer may ...

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