What is the value of my workers’ compensation case?

What is the value of my workers’ compensation case?

A common question that the Atlanta attorneys of the Ramos Law Firm are asked is “how much is my case worth?”  While there is no amount of money that could fully compensate an injured worker for the pain and heartache she experiences, the Georgia...
What Happens at a Workers’ Compensation Hearing?

What Happens at a Workers’ Compensation Hearing?

Workers’ Compensation Hearings In a Georgia workers’ compensation case, neither party is not entitled to a jury trial. Instead, the injured worker or the employer is entitled to an “evidentiary hearing” before an administrative law judge (ALJ) with the State Board of...
When is the Right Time to Settle My Workers’ Comp Case?

When is the Right Time to Settle My Workers’ Comp Case?

  In our Georgia workers’ compensation practice, injured workers often ask, “when is the right time to settle my workers’ compensation claim?”  When considering that the fact that in an accepted workers’ compensation claim, the insurance company furnishes...
What is the value of my workers’ compensation case?

How long do I have to…file my claim, notify my supervisor, etc.

If you are injured at work in Georgia there are several deadlines you should be aware of in order to preserve any potential workers’ compensation claim you may have.  First, you must give the employer notice of the injury within 30 days of the injury date. ...
What is the value of my workers’ compensation case?

Referrals From The Authorized Treating Physician

With any injury or illness, it is common for a primary treating physician to find it necessary to refer the patient to another doctor for specialized care.  Obviously, in a workers’ compensation setting, this is also possible.  The question then arises, how does...