AV Preeminent Rating awarded to Attorney Richard Griffin by Martindale-Hubble for 2014

Attorney Richard Griffin of the Griffin Law Firm and Pain Law is awarded the highest rating of AV Preeminent for legal ability and ethics for 2014 by Martindale-Hubble for personal injury and workers' compensation.  This rating is based on the evaluation of other attorneys in the areas of personal injury and workers compensation and by [...]

Heart Attack and Stroke Workers Compensation Claims in Georgia

Heart attacks and strokes that occur on the job can be the basis of workers compensation claims in Georgia.  Normally for heart attacks and strokes to be accepted claims they must occur while the worker is physically exerting himself or herself at work.  Valid workers compensation claims allow the injured worker to receive income benefits, [...]

By | 2013-10-12T10:34:39+00:00 October 12th, 2013|Uncategorized, Worker's Compensation|0 Comments

Does worker’s compensation cover loss of hearing in Georgia?

Hearing loss is a covered injury or condition under worker's Compensation in Georgia.  Georgia law treats this condition differently depending on whether the hearing loss is a traumatic hearing loss verses a occupational hearing loss.  These two types of worker's compensation hearing loss claims are further explained in the following: Traumatic Hearing Loss:  A traumatic [...]

By | 2013-10-11T14:57:16+00:00 October 11th, 2013|Uncategorized, Worker's Compensation|0 Comments