5 Things You Need to Know About Workers’ Compensation in Georgia

When you suffer an on-the-job injury in a work-related accident, it is important that you are aware of your rights as an employee. Specifically, you should understand your right to file a workers’ compensation claim […]

Is a Lack of Sleep Putting Georgia Workers at Risk of Job-Related Injuries?

Everybody needs sleep. Studies show that without adequate sleep, an individual’s motor skills and cognitive abilities suffer. When a lack of sleep affects an individual at work, the results can be disastrous. According to a […]

Return to Work – Light-Duty vs. Full-Duty

Workers’ Compensation Law Regarding Work Restrictions When a physician “releases” you from work that doesn’t necessarily mean you’re 100% better or ready to work full-time regular hours. You may be released on light-duty restrictions. At […]

Surveillance through Insurance Companies after Work Injuries in Georgia

In workers’ compensation, when we talk about surveillance we’re not talking about cold war tactics or a spy ring. Insurance companies and defense attorneys will often hire private investigators to follow injured employees. This is done in […]

Changes to Georgia Workers’ Compensation Laws

On May 6, 2013, Governor Deal signed House Bill 154, which brings about a few significant changes to the Georgia workers’ compensation system, effective July 1, 2013. Those changes include: For those accidents occurring on […]

You’ve Been Hurt on the Job in Georgia – Now What?

So you’re hurt on the job – could be a motor vehicle accident while making a delivery; could be that you’ve hurt your back unloading a truck. Whether major or minor, and whether it’s your […]

What to Do if You Have a Work Accident in Atlanta, GA

The Georgia Workers’ Compensation claim process can be a very lengthy and complicated process. If you have been injured on the job, it is important to contact a workers’ compensation lawyer who can start the […]

Choosing the Right Attorney in Georgia

The law is constantly changing and becoming more complex. An experienced Georgia workers’ compensation and personal injury lawyer can make the difference in the success of your case. At Hasner Law, we recognize that choosing […]