Can I Get Workers’ Compensation If I Got Coronavirus at Work?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | July 6, 2020
Since the beginning of 2020, more than 2.9 million Americans have tested positive for COVID-19. Many of those people contracted the virus on the job. If you are one of them, you may be wondering […]
Can You Get Workers’ Compensation for Pain and Suffering?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | May 25, 2020
If you experience injuries because of someone else’s negligence, you can normally seek compensation for pain and suffering through a personal injury claim. The rules change if your injuries happen while on the job. Even […]
Can I Get Workers’ Compensation If I Work From Home?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | January 23, 2020
These days, more and more people are starting to work from home. This marks a major shift away from traditional office and factory jobs and is changing the way business is being done. If you […]
Drug Testing for Worker’s Compensation Benefits in Georgia
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | December 2, 2019
Drug and alcohol use can lead to serious problems in the workplace. According to reports, 38 to 50% of all workers’ compensation claims are drug and alcohol-related. For this reason, the state of Georgia has […]
Can I Receive Workers’ Compensation for Mental Stress or Anxiety?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | November 4, 2019
Although less visible to others, mental distress can be just as disruptive to your life as physical trauma. Sometimes stress and anxiety are related to a physical injury. Sometimes they manifest in response to other […]
Do All Workers’ Comp Medical Procedures Have to Be Pre-Approved?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | October 15, 2019
An on-the-job injury can put tremendous pressure on you and your family. In these cases, there’s often more to consider than just medical bills. You may need to take time off work and this can […]
Can I Get Workers’ Comp If I’m Injured on My Lunch Break?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | October 11, 2019
Working for long periods without a break can have a negative impact on employee morale. In turn, this can lead to undue stress and cause exhaustion. As a result, the worker may be less productive […]
Can I Get a Lump Sum Workers’ Comp Settlement?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | October 9, 2019
Getting hurt on the job can be an unexpected and life-altering hardship. If you’re like most people, not being able to work is like having the rug pulled out from under you. It may feel […]
Most Common Workers’ Compensation Injuries
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | September 30, 2019
On-the-job injuries are no laughing matter. After the accident, you may have pain and discomfort that can linger for weeks, months or even years. It may be difficult to perform your work duties in the […]
What’s the Difference Between Workers’ Compensation and Disability?
Stephen Hasner | Workers' Compensation | September 26, 2019
Getting injured on the job can uproot your life. You may be in pain, have medical bills piling up, and become stressed over not knowing when you will be healthy enough to return to work. […]