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Albany, GA |
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i injured my back at work while lifting heavy parts i reported to my poc(person of contact) and told him i hurt my back lifting parts and asked could i go see the nurse and he told me the nurse was for civil service employees and said i needed to go to convient care i asked could i go and he told me no because they needed me at work so i stayed and went to the doctor the next day they gave me 3 prescriptions i returned to work and i told them my back was still hurting and they still had me lifting parts so i went 2 the ER they did x-rays n founded nothing but my back is still hurting they told me dont lift or pull anything heavy n my job told me they didnt have anything light duty for me and 2 come back when i am cleared by the doctor so i havent been to work in 2 weeks.

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What you should do is search Avvo for a workers compensation lawyer in your state, and call for a free consultation to discuss the issues.

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From the facts stated it sounds as though you need a Worker's Compensation attorney. I would call Tom Holder at (866) 356-0860. Good luck.


Aaron Marks
Aaron Marks, Esq.
The Marks Law Group, LLC
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Decatur, GA 30030
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Look for a good worker's compensation lawyer in your area.

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I agree with the other responses. You should consult with a workers compensation attorney.
Bruce R. Millar
Millar & Mixon, LLC
Georgia Injury Attorneys

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