Unfortunately, when you bring a workers’ compensation claim in Georgia, you agree to allow workers’ compensation to obtain your medical records. If you do not sign the release it can cause delays in your treatment for your injuries which ultimately harms you in the long run.
In Georgia, workers’ compensation has the right to authorize and approve your medical care, however there are rules on this that become very complicated quickly. You should speak with a Georgia workers’ compensation attorney immediately to have you specific questions addressed.
Be informed. Be aware. Be prepared.
Ty Wilson is a Georgia workers compensation attorney, serving Chatham, Effingham, Bryan, Bulloch, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Wayne, Glynn, Camden, Brantley, Appling, Tattnall counties , who provides free information to the injured and the families of injured workers. Visit tywilsonlaw.com to order his FREE Georgia workers compensation “Special Reports” and to read his many articles and to watch his videos.
If you have specific questions for a workers compensation attorney in Georgia, give Ty at call 912-508-4711.