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How Georgia Business Owners and Employees Should Handle Workplace Injuries- The Do's and Don'ts of Workers Compensation
According to government statistics, there are approximately 3 million work-related illnesses and injuries reported every year, or approximately 2.9 cases per 100 full-time employees. Benefit payments totaled nearly $62 billion for the most recent year in which figures were available.
Construction, as you might imagine, sees its fair share of work-related injuries but so does manufacturing, the retail sector and even finance and insurance, among others.
So, what are some of the do’s and don’ts for employers and injured workers considering filing a workers’ compensation claim? Let’s start with employers:
Here, too, are a few do’s and don’ts that, if you’re an employer, you can share with your workers:
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