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September 2017 Archives

Could a change of attitude help Georgia employers recruit?

Any Jimmy Buffett fans on the other side of the screen? We're guessing yes. Some may recall his 1977 hit, "Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes." It's Buffett's ode about life ever changing and that, "If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane."

Holistic care requires attention to mental injuries, too

Imagine this. You are on your daily commute home from work or school in Carrollton and your vehicle is struck by another car or truck. Injuries from such a wreck could be limited to cuts or bruises, but they could be more serious - broken bones or even serious internal injuries. Recovery could take anywhere from weeks to years, but physical healing is likely.

Five things that can cost you your workers' comp in Georgia

Most workers in Georgia know that if they suffer an on-the-job injury, then the costs of treatment and lost wages will be covered by their employer's workers compensation insurance. Unfortunately, far too many workers don't understand that there are things they might be doing that could jeopardize this coverage.

Addressing the Georgia opioid epidemic

Prescription narcotics are one of those medicines that represent a double-edged sword. Doctors who specialize in pain management know these drugs, also called opioids, are effective tools for treating pain. What's equally clear from data over the past decade is that opioids can be very addictive - to a point where they become deadly.

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