Strokes Outside of Work and Georgia Workers’ Compensation Law

Strokes Outside of Work and Georgia Workers’ Compensation Law

A friend recently asked me if an employee who suffers a stroke could receive workers’ compensation benefits if the stroke happened outside of work.  My first instinct was to answer the question with a resounding no.  After all, how could any one prove that an...
5 Tips to Stay Safe in the Workplace [infographic]

5 Tips to Stay Safe in the Workplace [infographic]

In spite of training about safety, some workplace injuries are inevitable due to the nature of the work itself. However, as you can see in this infographic, you can minimize the casualty or the inflicted injury if you know the risks and hazards around your workplace....
Cash Benefits for On-the-Job Injuries in Georgia

Cash Benefits for On-the-Job Injuries in Georgia

If you have sustained an occupational injury, you may be wondering if you are eligible for benefits and, if so, which ones.  Here are some frequently asked questions about cash awards for workers’ compensation cases. Q: If I am out of work for an injury that occurred...