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  • Workers' compensation settlement.
    Workers' compensation settlement.

    In Georgia workers' compensation claims , settlement is a voluntary process. A jury cannot award a settlement and a judge cannot award a settlement. The only way to settle a workers' compensation ...

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  • Aggravation of pre-existing condition on the job.
    Aggravation of pre-existing condition on the job.

    Under Georgia workers' compensation law , a workers' compensation carrier is required to provide treatment for an aggravation of a pre-existing condition. However, they are only required to provide ...

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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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  • Workers' compensation Independent Medical Evaluation (IME).
    Workers' compensation Independent Medical Evaluation (IME).

    An Independent Medical Evaluation (IME) can be scheduled by either the workers' compensation carrier or the injured worker in a Georgia workers' compensation claim . If the claim is accepted as ...

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  • Total knee replacement under workers' comp.
    Total knee replacement under workers' comp.

    Knee injuries are very common on the jobsite. Individuals who sustain serious knee injuries sometimes require a total knee replacement. If that surgery is deemend to be reasonable and medically ...

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  • Punitive damages for work comp injury.
    Punitive damages for work comp injury.

    In Georgia, an injured worker is not entitled to punitive damages against his or her Employer following a work injury. Generally speaking, there are three different type of workers' compensation ...

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