Workers Compensation laws are designed to ensure that employees who are injured or disabled on the job are provided with fixed monetary awards, eliminating the need for litigation. Generally, all claims and insurance requirements pertaining to Workers Compensation fall under the regulatory authority of State Board of Workers Compensation
QUESTION: How do I file a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
ANSWER: The State Board of Workers’ Compensation will provide you with the appropriate form to file a claim. You may call the State Board at 404-656-3818 or write to the State Board at: 270 Peachtree Street, NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30303.
QUESTION: How many employees must be employed by an employer before Workers’ Compensation becomes compulsory?
ANSWER: Every employer, individual, firm, association, or corporation, regularly employing three or more persons, part-time or full-time, shall provide Workers’ Compensation insurance coverage.