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Unemployment Benefits Through the Coronavirus Stimulus Bill Which Is Now Law

Posted on March 31, 2020 in
On March 27, 2020 the coronavirus stimulus bill became law and Georgia is one of the states that will benefit from it.  If you were laid off from your job you may apply for unemployment benefits and under the stimulus bill you will receive the amount of unemployment for which you would qualify up...
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Misdiagnosis errors are common and can lead to serious harm

Posted on March 30, 2020 in
From various cancers, to infections, heart attacks and everything in between, diseases are never welcoming, but they become a daily reality for many Americans.Dr. David Newman-Toker, ph.D., the Director at John Hopkins Armstrong Institute Center for Diagnostic Excellence, an institute dedicated to identifying and improving medical diagnostic errors, states that there are over 10,000...
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Unemployment Benefits Through the Coronavirus Stimulus Bill

Posted on March 27, 2020 in
On March 25, 2020 the United States Senate passed a stimulus bill to help the economy get through the coronavirus pandemic. The stimulus bill provides for payment of $600 per week for a person’s first four months of unemployment. The $600 weekly payment is in addition to unemployment benefits payable through each state. In...
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The coronavirus pandemic will force a lot of people out of work. Are you limited to unemployment or are workers’ compensation benefits available to you?

Posted on March 24, 2020 in
If you suffered a workers’ compensation injury and returned to work doing light duty work your layoff may entitle you to workers’ compensation. Effective July 1, 2019 the maximum rate for temporary total disability benefits In Georgia is $675 per week. Effective July 1, 2019 the maximum rate for unemployment benefits is $365 per...
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Are you owed benefits from a past workers’ compensation claim?

Posted on March 23, 2020 in
If you had a Georgia workers compensation claim within the past four years and did not settle the claim you may be owed permanent partial disability (PPD) benefits.Not everyone hires a lawyer for his workers’ compensation claim. Although some workers compensation claims are settled there are claims when you suffer an injury and go...
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