Workers Compensation

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

May 15, 2020
Georgia is an employment-at-will state. That means your employer can fire you at any time for nearly any reason. This contractual relationship extends to those injured on the job, and you can be legally terminated while you are on workers’ compensation. Fortunately, there are protections under Georgia law if that happens. In our latest video, skilled attorney Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. explains how your protections depend on what your treating physician says about your ability to work. He also… Read Full Post
April 20, 2020
Suffering an injury as a result of a workplace accident is a difficult thing to endure. What’s worse is being terminated after you have filed a workers’ compensation claim or while you are receiving benefits. If you're in this situation, you probably feel overwhelmed and unsure of what to do next. In the video below, experienced attorney Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. discusses what you should do if you are terminated while on workers’ compensation. In general, beginning a new job search may be… Read Full Post
March 06, 2020
Georgia workers’ compensationlaw provides some protections for people on their way to and from work, but only under specific circumstances. The best way to determine if you are entitled to file a workers’ compensation claim following an accident is through a private and confidential consultation with an experienced workers’ compensation attorney. Personal Injury If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident on your way to work and you did not cause the wreck, you may be entitled to seek… Read Full Post
February 24, 2020
Filing a workers’ compensation claim in Georgia involves filing Form WC-14 with the State Board of Workers’ Compensation. This form must be filed within a year of your injury for you to be eligible for benefits. The knowledgeable workers’ comp attorneys at the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo Jr., PC can guide you through the claim process and help you maximize your benefits. Call 770-888-8901 for a free consultation. We serve clients in Marietta, Atlanta, Cumming, and the nearby areas of… Read Full Post
January 31, 2020
At the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo, Jr., PC, we believe that coping with a workplace injury should not include the stress of fighting for the compensation you deserve. Unfortunately, if you are injured on-the-job, you may find yourself in that position, which is why it is important to have one of our experienced workers’ compensation attorneys on your side. Insurance companies often take advantage of individuals who are trying to obtain benefits without an attorney. In this video,… Read Full Post
December 15, 2019
In Georgia, if an employer has three or more employees, the company must provide workers’ compensation benefits to employees who are injured while performing work-related tasks. Workers’ comp benefits may include medical and disability payments. If you are injured while working, contact the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. at 770-888-8901 for a free consultation with an experienced workers’ comp attorney. We can help you through each step of the process and will fight to get you the… Read Full Post
December 02, 2019
Attorney Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. is well-versed on all of the types of workers’ compensation benefits available in Georgia. If you are injured on the job, you may be entitled to medical benefits and weekly disability checks. Navigating the workers’ comp process can be confusing and stressful, but with the help of a workers’ comp attorney at the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo, Jr., you can secure maximum benefits. Call us at 770-888-8901 to schedule your free consultation.
November 22, 2019
The duration of your workers’ compensation benefits depends on the type of injury you suffered and if you are able to work in some capacity while disabled. Some injuries are limited to a set number of weeks, while others may qualify you for unlimited benefits. The workers’ comp attorneys at the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. are highly experienced at navigating workers’ comp cases and securing maximum benefits for clients. If you have been injured at work, had a claim denied, or have… Read Full Post
October 31, 2019
Workers’ compensation attorney Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. gained ample experience in workers’ comp cases early in his career. From organizing the file to negotiations, Mr. Izquierdo can adeptly manage these complicated cases to get you the compensation you need to recover from your workplace injuries. If you have been injured on the job, call the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo, Jr. PC at 770-888-8901 to schedule your free consultation.  
October 16, 2019
Common reasons for workers’ compensation claim denials include not reporting your injury, not seeking medical attention, not disclosing a previous injury, and not passing a drug test. Unfortunately, many employees do not understand the steps they must take to get the workers’ comp benefits they need. These employees then struggle to cover expenses and medical care as they recover from a workplace injury. The workers’ comp system is in place to help you recover from an injury and return to work… Read Full Post