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Resources Georgia Government Agencies

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Please select a topic below to jump directly to the corresponding agency:

1. Discrimination/Harassment

2. Safety & Health

3. Unemployment Insurance

4. Wage and Hour/Labor Standards Violations

5. Workers' Compensation

1. Discrimination/Harassment

For more information about filing a discrimination or harassment claim in Georgia, see our page on filing a discrimination complaint: Georgia

Discrimination/Harassment - State Agency

Georgia has no state agency that enforces anti-discrimination laws for private sector (non-government) employees; see the local EEOC office below.

Discrimination/Harassment - Local Offices of Federal Agency (EEOC)

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Atlanta District Office

100 Alabama Street
Suite 4R30
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 562-6800
TTY: (404) 562-6801

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Savannah Local Office

410 Mall Boulevard
Suite G
Savannah, GA 31406-4821
Phone: (912) 652-4234
TTY: (912) 652-4439

For more information about this agency, see the EEOC section of our page on federal agencies

2. Safety & Health (workplace health & safety complaints and information)

Safety & Health - Local Office of Federal Agency (OSHA)

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Atlanta East Area Office

LaVista Perimeter Office Park
2183 N. Lake Parkway, Building 7
Suite 110
Tucker, Georgia 30084-4154
Phone: (770) 493-6644
Fax: (770) 493-7725

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Atlanta West Area Office

2400 Herodian Way, Suite 250
Smyrna, Georgia 30080-2968
Phone: (770) 984-8700
Fax: (770) 984-8855

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Savannah Area Office

450 Mall Boulevard, Suite J
Savannah, Georgia 31406
Phone: (912) 652-4393
Fax: (912) 652-4329

For more information about this agency, see the OSHA section of our page on federal agencies

3. Unemployment Insurance

Georgia Department of Labor
Unemployment Insurance Division

Phone: (404) 656-3045 (claims)
E-Mail: uipolicy@dol.state.ga.us
Web Address: http://www.dol.state.ga.us/js/

UI Frequently Asked Questions
Claimant Information

4. Wage and Hour/Labor Standards Violations

Wage and Hour/Labor Standards - State Agency

Georgia has no state agency that enforces wage and hour laws; see the local DOL office(s) below.

Wage and Hour/Labor Standards - Local Offices of Federal Agency (DOL)

U.S. Department of Labor
ESA Wage & Hour Division
Atlanta District Office

61 Forsyth Street, SW
Room 7M10
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 893-4600
Fax: (404) 893-4601

U.S. Department of Labor
ESA Wage & Hour Division
Savannah Area Office

Juliette Gordon Low Federal Bldg. Complex
124 Barnard Street, Suite B-210
Savannah, GA 31401-3648
Phone: (912) 652-4221
Fax: (912) 652-4992

For more information about this agency, see the U.S. Department of Labor section of our page on federal agencies.

5. Workers' Compensation (for job-related injuries or illness)

Georgia Board of Workers' Compensation
270 Peachtree Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30303-1205
Phone: (404) 656-3875
Toll-Free: (800) 533-0682
Web Address: http://sbwc.georgia.gov/portal/site/SBWC/

Agency Information/Mission: Established in 1920 by the Georgia Legislature, the State Board of Workers' Compensation serves over 187,000 employers and 4,088,008 employees. The State Board of Workers' Compensation is funded by assessments from insurance companies and self-insured employers. An employee injured on the job, covered by the law, may become eligible for replacement of a portion of lost wages, medical payments, vocational rehabilitation services, and other benefits.

Employee Handbook
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About Georgia's Workers' Compensation Law
Forms

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