Humberto Izquierdo Jr., P.C. Blog
Personal Injury & Workers' Compensation Attorneys Serving Atlanta, Marietta, Cumming, And Nearby Areas Of Georgia
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…Read Full Post
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…Read Full Post
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…Read Full Post
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…Read Full Post
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…Read Full Post
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…Read Full Post
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…Read Full Post
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.
Our…Read Full Post
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…Read Full Post
The National Safety Council estimates that over 4.5 million people were hurt in car accidents in 2018, many of whom likely suffered back injuries. Back injuries are common even in mild collisions because the spine is not equipped to withstand such forces.
Unfortunately, these injuries…Read Full Post