Update on the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation

Update on the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation

There will soon be a few changes to the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation.  Carolyn Hall, the current chairperson of the State Board of Workers’ Compensation, will be stepping down.  It is widely suspected that Rick Thompson will be the new...
Update on the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation

Leveraging Technology to Manage Documents

On September 23, 2009 Gail Bailey presented Leveraging Technology to Manage Documents for the IPE Seminar Document Management In The Trenches. Attached is the PowerPoint presentation from the seminar. One slide per page 6 slides per page
Update on the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation

How often can I see the workers’ compensation doctor?

When an injury on the job occurs, the Employer and their insurance carrier are responsible for furnishing medical treatment to the hurt employee.  However, the Employer and insurance carrier will generally have a pre-approved list of doctors for the injured work to...
Update on the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation

Understanding Your Georgia Workers’ Compensation Claim

When an employee files a workers’ compensation claim in Georgia, the process may become confusing, frustrating, and costly.  Generally, the injured worker wants immediate medical care and income benefits because he or she got hurt on the job.  The insurance...