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Can I Get Workers’ Compensation If My Job Made an Injury Worse?

Workers’ compensation claims, unlike other types of personal injury claims, don’t require victims to prove someone or something else caused their injury. The only thing victims are usually required to prove is that their injury happened at work. But for that reason, workers’ compensation claims are often rejected because insurance companies claim that the victims’...

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Category: Work Injury

Do Independent Contractors Get Workers’ Compensation?

September 28, 2020

Workers’ compensation, sometimes called workers’ comp or workman’s comp, provides benefits to cover the medical expenses and lost wages of workers who are injured on the job.

Any employer in Georgia with three or more employees (including part-time employees, as long as they work there regularly) is required by law to purchase workers’ compensation insurance...

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Category: Work Injury