Forsyth County Career Fair

Forsyth County Career Fair

Georgia laborers on the look-out for job openings may be interested in the career fair tomorrow in Forsyth County. Sixty employers will be looking to fill about 1,000 jobs according to news reports. The Georgia Department of Labor is sponsoring the fair along with...
Forsyth County Career Fair

Jury Trials in Workers’ Compensation?

The short answer to this question is, no. There are no jury trials in  workers’ compensation. That does not, however mean that you may not be in court at some point.  When an injured worker goes to workers’ compensation “court,” this is...
Are Workers’ Compensation Benefits Taxable in Atlanta, Georgia?

Are Workers’ Compensation Benefits Taxable in Atlanta, Georgia?

 Many injured workers in Georgia ask us if their workers’ compensation benefits are taxable.  Fortunately, they are not normally considered taxable income at the state or federal level.    Workers’ Compensation and Taxes IRS Code 26 U.S. Code § 104 states that...
Forsyth County Career Fair

Pain and Suffering Compensable in Workers’ Comp?

Getting injured on the job has long-term ramifications for many workers. In addition to loss of income, workers feel entitled to compensation for “pain and suffering” to make up for the emotional and physical toll and injury can take on them. So- is pain...
Forsyth County Career Fair

Best Jobs for Skilled Workers in Georgia

The Georgia Department of Labor has identified “Hot Careers to 2022,” forecasting job opportunities in a wide-range of fields, including some of the best jobs for skilled workers in Georgia.  The list categorizes jobs that are expected to grow rapidly...