Back Injuries at Work Are Common and Can Be Debilitating

While office workers are not immune to back injuries at work, people who lift and carry heavy objects as a routine part of their daily job responsibilities are at higher risk of back injuries. A […]

At-Work Accidents Resulting in Amputations Are a Serious Risk

Many employees are injured at work every year in accidents that result in amputations. Employees working in manufacturing and using heavy equipment are at higher risk. The Occupational Health and Safety Administration has found that […]

How Should You Handle Your Insurance Claim After a Motorcycle Accident?

Fall is a wonderful time to take to the road on your motorcycle. The weather is warm but not too hot, and the cold of winter has not yet arrived. Cruising the byways on a […]

Whiplash and How It Can Affect Your Life

Car accidents that involve rear-end collisions often lead to whiplash injuries—and even fender benders can cause whiplash. Whiplash can have serious, long-lasting health implications, and should never be ignored. If you’ve been involved in a […]

Workmans’ Comp Laws and Driving on the Job in Georgia

Workers’ compensation law in Georgia is complicated, and a recent Georgia Court of Appeals opinion further strengthens the state’s interpretation that workers’ compensation is the sole remedy for injured employees. While those who were injured […]

What You Need to Know About Drunk Driving Accidents in Savannah

Every car accident, including a simple fender bender, is unsettling. A car accident that was caused by a drunk driver, however, can be especially traumatic. After all, someone else’s utter disregard for safety caused you […]

The Four Most Common Construction Accidents

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) found that about 21 percent of workplace fatalities in 2015 were related to construction work. In fact, construction work is widely considered one of the most dangerous occupations. […]

Are Back Injuries Covered by Workers’ Compensation in Georgia?

Back injuries are some of the most common injuries sustained by employees across all industries. In fact, the U.S. Department of Labor estimates that musculoskeletal disorders resulting from overexertion account for as many as 31 […]

Compensation for Amputation Due to Work-Related Injuries in Georgia

Every year, thousands of workers sustain serious injuries on the job. While some of these injuries involve muscle strains and broken bones, others are much more severe and tragically result in amputation. Corrective surgery sometimes […]

Collecting Compensation for Injuries Sustained in a Car Accident in Georgia

According to the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, as many as 1,130 people lost their lives in car accidents across the state in 2016, while a further 112,526 sustained injuries. Car crash-related injuries can […]