Tolling the Statute of Limitations by Paying Benefits

Tolling the Statute of Limitations by Paying Benefits

Recently, the Ramos Law Firm was asked whether the payment of salary paid due to an occupational injury qualified as income benefits for the purposes of tolling the statute of limitations.  Particularly, an Atlanta employer paid an injured employee two weeks of salary...
My employer denied my claim saying I was on a break

My employer denied my claim saying I was on a break

The Ramos Law Firm prosecuted a case where the Employer contested an injury that occurred while the employee was using the bathroom.  The Georgia workers’ compensation law provides that acts performed by the employee for his or her own comfort (using the...