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Columbus Workers' Comp Lawyers

Fighting for Injured Workers

An incident at work has left you with an injury and stacks of medical bills, and you’re not sure when or if you’ll be able to return to your job.

Every day workers are subjected to potentially hazardous environments that may lead to injuries that affect both the employee and their families. When you suffer a workplace injury, uncertainty and worry can lead to added stress on top of physical pain. We understand the difficulty and complexity of your situation—and we’re here to help.

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There’s a reason you’ve heard our name. Our firm has 40 years of experience helping injured workers like you get the benefits and compensation they deserve after an injury. Montlick is committed to fighting for you.

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1378 Reviews!
October 2022, I was injured on my part time job. I hurt my back and was in a lot of pain. I called Montlick And Associates and was directed to attorney Jeffrey Kowalski and his paralegal Christopher Phillips they were awesome they fought for me and got me the settlement I deserved. I received phone calls from them asking me how was I feeling and if I needed anything. Excellent law firm I would definitely use them again 👍. Cherry Nesbit
Cherry Nesbit
I want to thank the team of Montlick Injury Attorneys for the amazing job they did on my case! I would highly recommend them on you're injury case! Nick Vocino and Jessi Morrison thank you guys very much!
jamar easley
Cate Powell and Amy Jones did an awesome job. I got more than expected from my case. They did not stop till everything was met. Montlick attorneys are the best.
Robert Hall
Attorney Jason Saltzman and his assistant Kris Brown did an exceptional job working my case. From beginning to end they were very caring about my injuries and concerns. They responded to all my calls, text and emails in a timely fashion and never seem to have an issue with all my questions, and I had many. Because of their obvious honesty, I decided that I could trust them to handle my business and decided to utilize patience. Although there were times that I wondered what was going on, was convinced that they had my best interest in mind. Kris made sure that she requested any and all documents and information they needed and followed up with me if needed. I would recommend this team at Motlick and Associates to anyone who may find themself in a situation like mine and have to endure the pain, suffering and injuries that I endured. At the end of the day I believe they did the best they could on my behalf. Although I am still experiencing the after effects of my surgery. I fell a since of relief from the outcome my team was able to achieve. Thank you Attorney Saltzman and Kris Brown.
Alan Chàvis
Paula Molano was my attorney and I must say she did an amazing job with my case. She kept me informed on everything and any questions I had she answered. Very amazing attorney shes the best in my eyes. Thanks for everything
Thomas Hollis
Caring, professional and thorough. They go above and beyond to make sure your well being is taken care of first. Both Douglas and Gia are a team that cannot be matched by any other firm. They call you within the first week to let you know they take their job very serious without any form of arrogance. Thank you for representing me and my child! I'm a client for life!
Tonya Newberry

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Workplace Injury Lawyers Serving Columbus, GA

You Work Hard. So Do We.

Workers’ compensation claims and personal injury claims often overlap. In many cases, you can pursue both at the same time: filing a workers’ comp claim with your employer and filing a personal injury claim against a third party that contributed to your injury. For example, your attorney may be able to pursue a workers’ compensation claim with your employer and a personal injury claim against a negligent equipment manufacturer.

If you suffer an injury while on the job or helping your employer outside of normal workplace hours, you will generally be able to seek workers’ compensation benefits. These benefits may include income replacement checks, medical care and disability compensation.

In most cases, an employee may pursue a workers’ compensation claim even if that employee may have contributed to causing their own injury, though some exceptions apply. During your free consultation with a Montlick attorney, we will examine the details of your situation and advise you on your specific legal rights.

Workers' Comp Claims Lawyers

Claiming your Benefits

Did You Know?

The workers’ comp system is really complicated. That’s why Montlick has a dedicated section of attorneys who only handle workers’ comp cases, so they know the ins and outs of the process and how to get you the most money possible.

Talk to a Workers' Comp Lawyer

Montlick attorneys have effectively represented those injured in workplace accidents or who suffer occupational illnesses or repetitive motion injuries. We represent clients from a broad range of sectors of the economy including:

  • Industrial
  • Farming
  • Construction
  • Emergency services
  • Administrative support staff
  • Professional occupations

We are prepared to represent clients injured by a wide range of work-related hazards including:

  • Construction site accidents
  • Trenching accidents
  • Confined space accidents
  • Motor vehicle collisions
  • Explosions
  • Exposure to hazardous chemicals

Independent Contractors

Even if you’re employed as an independent contractor and file a 1099 for taxes, you may still be entitled to workers’ comp benefits.
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What If the Accident Was Not My Employer’s Fault?

Sometimes, accidents are truly no one’s fault. For example, maybe you lift a heavy box in your warehouse job and your back gives out, causing you pain and making you unable to work. The workers’ comp system is a no-fault system, which removes the obstacle of proving fault by one’s employer. That means, if you were injured on the job, regardless of how it happened, you could be entitled to receive workers’ comp benefits. There are some exceptions to this, but a workers’ comp attorney can walk you through your options.

If there was an additional party responsible for your accident (for example, a defective piece of machinery contributed to your workplace injury), you could also have a personal injury claim in addition to your workers’ comp claim. Montlick lawyers are skilled, knowledgeable and experienced, and will explore every option to maximize the value of your claim, ultimately leading to more money in your pocket.

Frequently Asked Questions

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How Long Does Workers’ Comp Last in Georgia?
Typically, worker's comp can last for up to about 7.7 years from the date of the incident, but there are exceptions.
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What Does a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer Do?
Workers' Comp lawyers are responsible for providing clients with personalized and aggressive legal representation in order to get those clients the absolute maximum amount of money possible for their workplace injury. This could include filing additional personal injury claims or lawsuits.
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What is Workers’ Compensation?
Workers’ compensation is an insurance system required by state law (in most states) that provides compensation to employees for work related injuries or occupational illnesses on a no fault basis.
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Should I wait until my workers’ comp claim is done to talk to a personal injury lawyer?
If you are involved in a work related accident caused by the negligence of someone other than your employer, you do not have to, nor should you choose between these options.
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Workers' Comp Lawyer Near Me in Columbus, GA

Providing Representation in Georgia & Beyond

Phenix City, AL (36867, 36868, 36869)

Fort Benning, GA (31905)

Fortson, GA (31808)

Midland, GA (31820)

Cataula, GA (31804)

Upatoi, GA (31829)

Waverly Hall, GA (31831)

Smiths Station, AL (36877)

Ellerslie, GA (31807)

Hamilton, GA (31811)

Salem, AL (36874)

Pine Mountain, GA (31822)

Cusseta, GA (31805)

Fort Mitchell, AL (36856)

Shiloh, GA (31826)

National Workers' Compensation Attorney

Because we can’t stop accidents from happening, we do what we can to help minimize their long-term impact. We put more money in your pocket, where it belongs.