Carpal tunnel may develop over time, but can be debilitating

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, May 30, 2013. Sudden accidents at a job site or plant often make news headlines. Catastrophic events that occur unexpectedly have a certain kind of news value. But when it comes to workplace injury, a great number of people are injured over a period [...]

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Retaining wall collapse traps worker at home of Julio Jones

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Thursday, May 23, 2013. A man was buried face down under dirt and concrete when a retaining wall collapsed at a construction project at a Gwinnet County, Georgia home owned by Atlanta Falcon Julio Jones Monday. Authorities say that the construction worker was in [...]

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Georgia Power says Plant Bowen blast employee error

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, May 17, 2013. In early April, an explosion erupted at Plant Bowen, a coal-fired power plant in Georgia. Three workers suffered injuries in the blast. We covered the story in Mid-April. Since that time, new information has arisen regarding the potential cause of the [...]

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Injured Macon-Bibb firefighter recovering from surgery

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, May 9, 2013. On May 1, news broke that a fire had occurred at the Pactiv Advanced Packaging Solution facility near the Middle Georgia Regional Airport. Macon-Bibb County firefighters responded to the blaze at the packing plant—something that any Georgia resident should expect. Typically, [...]

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Georgia woman denied medical benefits for using own doctor

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Friday, May 3, 2013. Most Atlanta, Georgia workers may understand that state laws require employers to provide workers' compensation benefits to cover work-related injuries. Injuries may occur in a wide variety of ways, ranging from a workplace accident to a repetitive use issue such as [...]

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