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Personal Injury & Workers' Compensation Attorneys Serving Atlanta, Marietta, Cumming, And Nearby Areas Of Georgia

Are You Continuing to Have Delays in Your Workers' Comp Case?

March 25, 2021

Injured employees deserve nothing less than a fast and fair resolution of their claims. Unfortunately, delays in medical treatment, disability checks, and other workers’ compensation benefits are all too common. Contact our workers’ compensation attorneys in Georgia to ensure that your rights…

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What Qualifies as a Wrongful Death?

February 10, 2021

Wrongful death occurs when someone is killed because of the negligence or misconduct of another person. When a situation that would have otherwise given rise to an actionable personal injury claim results in death, a wrongful death claim can follow. These lawsuits are civil actions, often filed…

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Category: Wrongful Death

Top Ten Questions About Workers’ Compensation

November 25, 2020

It is normal to have questions about collecting workers’ compensation benefits after suffering an injury. You can see how much you know about the process and your rights by taking our quick quiz. It is an interactive way to test your knowledge as you begin the important task of fighting for the…

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Tips for Avoiding Car Accidents on Icy Roads

October 26, 2020

Winter in Atlanta is different than in many other areas of the country. Freezing temperatures and snowstorms are rare here. It’s uncommon for our drivers to face the challenges of commuting in severe weather. And that’s all the more reason to be prepared when the occasional snowfall and ice…

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Category: Car Accident

Common Workplace Injuries

October 20, 2020

While most workers are cautious and follow safety guidelines on the job, accidents can and do happen frequently. The National Safety Council (NSC) reports that a worker is injured every seven seconds.

These accidents often result from an employer’s failure to take preventative action or…

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When Should I Hire a Workers' Compensation Lawyer?

September 28, 2020

You should hire a workers’ compensation lawyer immediately after suffering a job-related injury. Doing so will give you a better chance of obtaining the full and fair benefits that you deserve.

In the video below, attorney Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. explains how complicated state laws and…

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Your Guide to Workers' Compensation

September 22, 2020

An on the job injury can affect your physical and mental health as well as your financial stability. You may not be able to return to work for some time, making it difficult to pay your hospital bills or provide for yourself and your family. We've put together this infographic to help you find…

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I Have Been Injured on the Job, What Do I Do?

August 18, 2020

You must take several steps following an on the job injury to protect your health and your eligibility for workers’ compensation benefits. In the video below, attorney Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. explains the importance of reporting your injury, seeking medical treatment, and contacting our lawyers…

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What Do Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Do?

July 28, 2020

Ultimately, workers’ compensation lawyers have two responsibilities: protecting your rights and getting you the maximum benefits you deserve. Fulfilling these responsibilities can involve things like filing your claim, helping you get medical care, and negotiating on your behalf.


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Do You Qualify for Workers’ Compensation?

July 22, 2020

If you sustained a job-related injury or illness, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits, which can cover medical care, lost wages, and other expenses. Each state has unique laws, so it is important to understand the eligibility requirements where you are employed. You will find…

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