Can an employee injured on his way home from working out of town get compensation?

Make-A-Wish Walk

On April 25, 2009 members from the Ramos Law Firm and their families will participate in the Make-A-Wish Walk at Atlantic Station Central Park. The pre-event activities will begin at 8:30 am and the 2 mile walk/run will begin at 10:30 am.  This event will raise money...
Can an employee injured on his way home from working out of town get compensation?

Injured during a break at work in Georgia

The Appellate Division recently examined two different scenarios in which a worker was injured while performing tasks that were not part of their job duties and came up with two different results. In the first case, a worker was required to forward her work calls to...
Can an employee injured on his way home from working out of town get compensation?

Changes to the workers’ compensation law – House Bill 330

On March 20, 2009, the Georgia Senate passed and adopted House Bill 330 without opposition.  This appears to be the bill recommended by the SBWC Chairperson’s Advisory Committee. Notably among the proposed legislative changes, there is a significant modification...