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

Celebrating the 13th Anniversary of the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo

October 17, 2018

Today, October 17th, marks the 13th anniversary of the Law Offices of Humberto Izquierdo, Jr., PC. We are proud to have served the Atlanta community for over a decade, and plan to continue helping victims of car accidents, workplace incidents, and more obtain compensation for their injuries for…

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What Doctor Can I See If I Was Hurt on the Job?

October 04, 2018

In Georgia, your choice of doctor is limited if you want to receive workers’ compensation benefits after being injured at work. All workplaces in Georgia that offer workers’ compensation insurance must have a panel of doctors posted that you can choose from. It is in your best interest to choose…

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What Is Workers' Comp Insurance?

September 11, 2018

Workers' compensation insurance is a type of mandatory insurance coverage that most businesses in Georgia are required to purchase. It is a mutually beneficial agreement in which your employer provides insurance which pays out benefits if you are injured on the job, and in return you cannot sue…

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Motorcycle Helmet Laws in Georgia

July 11, 2018

Many people love riding motorcycles. They enjoy the freedom, the ease of parking, and the maneuverability. Unfortunately, not as many people love wearing helmets, even though wearing a helmet can help save your life and prevent traumatic brain injury in the case of a motorcycle crash.

In…

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Category: Personal Injury

Top Causes of Commercial Truck Accidents

June 19, 2018

In a perfect world, drivers would pay close attention to the road at all times and conditions would be perfectly controlled for a smooth and uneventful drive. Unfortunately, there are in fact many things that can go wrong when out on the road, and commercial truck accidents happen every day.…

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Category: Truck accident

When to Hire a Workers Comp Lawyer

May 15, 2018

If you were injured at work, you may wonder if you even need to hire a workers' compensation attorney. After all, your employer's insurance should take care of you, right? However, many victims of work injuries do need a worker's comp lawyer to make sure that they get all of the benefits they…

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What Types of Injuries Can Be Sustained in a Car Accident?

May 02, 2018

Atlanta has some of the busiest roads and freeways in the nation, which unfortunately leads to many car accidents. While minor fender benders may be nothing more than an annoyance, often car accidents in Atlanta result in severe injuries and even death.

Injuries from a car accident can…

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Category: Car Accident

When Do You Need a Back Injury Lawyer?

April 26, 2018

Back injuries are more common than you may think. The Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics report that nearly 20% of all injuries in the workplace are back related injuries resulting in employee absences. That is a rather large number.

If you have experienced any back related injuries at…

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Category: Personal Injury

How To Get Compensation for a Work Injury in Atlanta

April 11, 2018

If you sustained an injury while at work, you are more than likely entitled to workers’ compensation. However, did you know that you can also sue a third party for further damages? In Georgia, you cannot sue your employer after being injured, but you can sue any liable third party. The damages…

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Common Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries

March 07, 2018

One of the most devastating types of injuries a person can sustain is a spinal cord injury. The spinal cord plays a large role in movement of the body, as well as controlling some involuntary reflexes. If your spinal cord is damaged, it can result in full or partial paralysis that can affect…

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Category: Personal Injury