Does my Employer have workers’ compensation insurance?

Does my Employer have workers’ compensation insurance?

Generally, every Georgia Employer with 3 or more employees must carry workers’ compensation insurance.  There are some exceptions for farm laborers, real estate professionals, and such.  Independent contractors are not employees under the workers’...
Does my Employer have workers’ compensation insurance?

What is compensation for permanent partial disability (PPD)?

Georgia law defines PPD as a disability partial in character but permanent in quality resulting in a loss or loss of use of body members or from the partial loss of use of the injured employee’s body.  In other words, the PPD rating is a medical assessment of...
Does my Employer have workers’ compensation insurance?

Injured in Thomaston, Georgia

Recently, we received a phone call regarding an injured worker in Thomaston, Georgia.  He was treated at Upson Regional Medical Center and then he was left on his own for medical treatment.  The hurt worker injured his back and reported it to his supervisor.  However,...
Does my Employer have workers’ compensation insurance?

Kids Chance Charity Golf Classic

Kids Chance of Georgia helps support the children of Georgia’s seriously or fatally injured workers. On October 24, Kids Chance of Georgia is hosting a Charity Golf Classic at the Marietta Country Club.  You can register at the Kids Chance website. It should be...