Workers’ compensation laws (sometimes referred to as “workers’ comp”, “workman’s compensation” or “workman’s comp”) are designed to provide workers who were injured on the job or performing a job-related activity, benefits without the need for litigation.
At Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley & Hinson, L.L.P., our attorneys have assisted hundreds of injured workers with their workers’ compensation claims, including the coordination of all their benefits. We assist you through the whole process, beginning with evaluating your claim, filing paperwork, attending hearings, and, if needed, appealing a denial of benefits.
What Workers’ Comp Benefits Are You Eligible For in Georgia?
Workers injured during job activities who meet applicable criteria are generally entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. We can help you with all aspects of this, including:
- Denied claims — Our attorneys can help you challenge a denied claim.
- Coordination of benefits — We can explain other benefits you may be eligible for, such as Social Security Disability payments.
- Occupational diseases — Workers’ compensation doesn’t only apply to on-the-job injuries. It also applies to certain job-related diseases.
- Death benefits — If a close relative suffered a work-related death, we can help you pursue applicable benefits.
Our workers’ comp practice covers the full range of issues, from temporary disability to permanent conditions. We have the experience and commitment to help you see your claim through.
Hurt at Work? Take Legal Action Now
If you need help getting your workers’ compensation benefits, call 888-469-4173 or contact us online for a free consultation with a lawyer. From offices in Macon, Albany and Warner Robins, we help injured workers throughout Georgia.