Can I Be Fired for Getting Injured on the Job?
The state of Georgia, unfortunately, does not completely protect injured workers. This is why legal advocates such as ours at The Law Offices of Nathaniel F. Hansford, LLC seek to ensure no injustices occur to injured employees. You are entitled to pursue workers’ compensation without being harassed or intimidated by your employer, however, employers are within their full rights to fire an injured worker. Despite the unfortunate reality of many employers choosing to take this route, this does not mean all hope is lost in terms of your personal or financial future--especially when you have us on your side.
Our Atlanta workers’ compensation lawyers understand getting fired after an accident or injury is devastating, which is why are tireless in offering you real-life solutions to this incredibly complex problem. We will offer legal solutions you can benefit from, such as your right to collect workers’ compensation payments. If you are unhappy with any decisions made by your employer, the insurance company, or the workers’ compensation court, our firm will help you pursue what you want and what you are entitled to.
Contact Our Skilled & Dedicated Atlanta Workers’ Compensation Attorneys
If you were fired or experienced any other form of retaliation or harassment following a work injury, our legal team at The Law Offices of Nathaniel F. Hansford, LLC wants you to know you have rights and we intend to protect them. Our Atlanta workers’ compensation lawyers are aggressive in our pursuit of justice, and you won’t regret having us advocate on your behalf. Regardless of any challenges you may be facing, we want to be there for you in your time of need.
Interested in scheduling an initial consultation? Contact us at your earliest convenience by calling (770) 629-9321.