The Kia auto plant in West Point is a major employer in Georgia, with more 3,000 workers inside the plant and more than 7,500 employed by nearby suppliers. Despite the company’s efforts to provide a safe working environment, some employees suffer serious injuries on the job.
Your employer may be concerned about your well-being, but when you suffer a serious injury, your interests and Kia’s are not the same. Your employer must pay the bill for your medical bills, lost wages and permanent loss.
At Tillman & Associates in Atlanta, our lawyers are here to protect your interests. We help injured workers navigate the complexities of the Georgia workers’ compensation system, and if necessary, total disability benefits from Social Security. We also represent families following fatal work accidents. For a free attorney consultation, call 404-315-0000 or 800-743-3994.
Protecting Injured Workers
Common injuries in auto plants include:
- Lifting and overexertion injuries
- Repetitive stress injuries from doing the same motions over and over
- Forklift accidents
- Exposure to hazardous chemicals is a threat faced by many factory employees.
- Crushing injuries and amputations from body parts getting caught in conveyers or other dangerous equipment
- Fires and explosions
If you are injured on the job or suffer from an occupational disease, you deserve proper compensation. Our lawyers will help you get it.
Call Now To Talk With A Workers’ Compensation Lawyer
If you have been injured on the job at the Kia auto plant in West Point, call our workers’ compensation attorneys at 404-315-0000, toll free at 800-743-3994, or drop us a brief description using this online form.