If You’re Working Outside, Take a Few Extra Steps to Stay Safe in the Heat

If you’re working outside this summer, you may be putting yourself at risk for some serious health hazards. According to our workers’ comp attorneys in Atlanta, workers who spend the majority of their day outside are at risk for a variety of heat-related illnesses, ranging from heat stroke to skin cancer. If you spend the […]

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Why Does Workplace Bullying Still Happen?

When most of us think of bullying, we probably imagine high schoolers spreading rumors or stuffing other students in lockers. However, there’s a much more common and dangerous type of bullying that still exists amongst adults: corporate bullying.   Bullying in the workplace can make employees feel as if they don’t belong, and can even […]

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Auto Accidents and Workers’ Compensation: What You Need to Know

When people come to my office for the first time, they don’t realize that workers’ compensation lawyers in Atlanta can help them with injuries sustained on the road as well as in the office or manufacturing plant.   A workplace accident doesn’t have to happen indoors or on a construction site. If your job requires […]

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The Most Dangerous Jobs in America

As one of the top workers’ compensation lawyer in Atlanta, I can confidently say that all workplaces are not created equal; some jobs are simply more dangerous than others. We know that there are certain workplaces that are more prone to accidents because the environment provides many more opportunities to be seriously hurt. If you […]

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4 of the Most Common Workplace Injuries

No one wants to be involved in an injury at work, but it happens on an almost daily basis. Read on to learn about some of the most common workplace injuries in Atlanta, and be sure to watch out and stay safe while working. Overexertion injuries. The most common injuries are due to overexertion. They […]

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Top Water Safety Tips to Prevent Personal Injury

It’s summertime here in Atlanta, and you know what that means — barbecues, trips to the beach and swimming in a nearby pool or lake! Along with being one of the top Atlanta workers’ compensation lawyers, we are also passionate about helping Atlanta’s residents prevent personal injury and enjoy a safe summer. If you work […]

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Flat Tire Safety

Oh no! You’ve suffered a flat tire. Don’t they always seem to happen at the worst moments, like in the pouring rain or while you’re running late for a big meeting? Nevertheless, you got a flat while you were driving down the highway and now you have to pull over and change it. Happens to […]

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Pedestrian Safety Tips

Pedestrian fatalities and injuries are spiking nationwide, including in Georgia. As a workers’ compensation lawyer in a city as busy as Atlanta, I see the dangers faced by those trying to cross the street every day. With that said, it’s important that we work as a society toward keeping pedestrians safe. The first step lies […]

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Logger Safety

While it doesn’t account for as much of our economy as areas like the Pacific Northwest, logging still exists in Georgia. With that said, there are a sizeable number of people who work in the logging industry, all of whom are entitled to the same protections as you and me. The bad news for loggers […]

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Preventing Repetitive Strains

Sure, workers’ compensation covers single accidents—things like unfortunate worksite accidents, mishaps in the office place that require medical attention, and so on. Some of them are serious, and others less severe. But the majority of us don’t think of repetitive strains when it comes to what workers’ compensation covers. Repetitive strains are more common than […]

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