New York, NY asked in Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation for Georgia

Q: In a Worker’s Comp case involving a workplace injury resulting in 2 fingertips being amputated

And with an eval indicating a 27% impairment..what would be a reasonable settlement amount? Is there a fee schedule or other index that I can reference?

1 Lawyer Answer
T. Andrew Miller
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  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: There are multiple factors that influence settlement value of a Worker’s Compensation claim. It’s best to speak with a reputable Worker’s Compensation attorney in order to get the best deal and have peace of mind about your decision. Even if it is 27% impairment to the hand, there are a lot of other things to consider, including future medical treatment, your weekly compensation rate, and the date of your injury.

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