Catastrophic Workers Compensation Claim Definition – What Are My Rehab Benefits and Entitlements?

Beware the Slow Erosion of Workers’ Comp

Remember the old frog in boiling water analogy? It’s meant to underline the danger of slow erosion. If a frog jumps in a pot of boiling water, it notices the heat immediately, and jumps out. However if a frog jumps into a pot of lukewarm water that heats up to...
Catastrophic Workers Compensation Claim Definition – What Are My Rehab Benefits and Entitlements?

Police Officers and Firefighters Denied Benefits

Atlanta police and firefighters appear to have been kept in-the-dark on disability payments that may have been owed to them, according to WSB-TV. The retired and disabled men and women claim they’re owed more than $30,000, according to the news station. Some of...
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...
Catastrophic Workers Compensation Claim Definition – What Are My Rehab Benefits and Entitlements?

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...