FAQ: Benefits available for disabling conditions

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Monday, April 3, 2017. Injuries and illness are a part of everyday life, but sometimes they are damaging enough to prevent the victim from returning to work for a while. This is a scary situation. Missing work time creates difficulty in supporting the family and [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:56:42+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Allegedly blacklisted trucker gets $100,000 after OSHA complaint

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, January 10, 2014. Georgia truck drivers may find relevant the news that the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration instructed a Missouri-based trucking company to pay a former employee more than $100,000. The payment was ordered after the driver claimed he [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:02:27+00:00 January 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Report shows states most at risk for on-the-job injuries

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, July 19, 2013. Georgia workers may be interested to hear that a study by Allsup, which provides Social Security disability insurance across the nation, found that the three states with the highest number of workers' injuries were Maine, Indiana and California. Georgia was reported to be [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:08:07+00:00 July 19th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Georgia worker sustains eye injuries in trash blast

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, July 11, 2013. A Georgia refuse worker has regained his vision after he sustained an on-the-job injury while collecting trash. The worker's eyes were damaged when an oxygen tank exploded in the garbage truck. The accident happened in late June in Marietta. The collection [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:09:52+00:00 July 11th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments