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Category: Workers’ Compensation

Misclassified Independent Contractors Can Obtain Workers’ Compensation in Charlotte

Charlotte, North Carolina Attorney for Workers Comp

On-the-job accidents that require a workers’ compensation claim happen every year – especially for those who work dangerous jobs. According to a January 2017 report on WSOC, five construction workers were injured after a driver crashed into them while they worked on the interstate. A couple of the workers were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The construction workers were working on the Interstate 77 toll lanes located near the Brookshire Freeway. After hitting the workers, the vehicle ended up wedged between a paint truck and construction truck. […]

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US Occupations With the Most Fatalities

Feb 18, 2017 by , Workers' Compensation

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Depending on your profession, there’s a decent chance that you’ve received some training in how to do your job safely and avoid accidents. Unfortunately, this does not stop all workplace accidents from happening, either through the negligence of another worker, a mistake that you make yourself, or simple unavoidable situations that may occur from time to time. There are actually more than 4500 work-related deaths in the United States every year. In 2014, there were more than 4800. You might be surprised to learn that these numbers are actually pretty […]

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Is Your Work Related Injury Covered By Workers’ Compensation?

Feb 14, 2017 by , Workers' Compensation

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If you work in a traditional industry, such as retail, education, healthcare, construction, factory work, etc., then there’s a good chance that your work related injury is covered by workers’ compensation. If you’re wondering whether your injury is covered, there’s a good chance that you’re questioning it because you don’t work in one of these traditional industries, or that your employment designation is unclear. Some examples of situations where your eligibility for workers’ compensation might be questionable include those where you aren’t sure if you are an employee or independent […]

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Is It Possible For An Auto Accident To Be Covered By A North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Claim?

Jan 22, 2017 by , Car Accidents

Charlotte North Carolina car accident work injury claim lawyer

It is possible for an auto accident to be covered by a North Carolina workers’ compensation claim, provided that the accident was in some way related to employment tasks. Following, we’ll discuss the circumstances in which this might be applicable and the circumstances in which it is not. Auto Accidents that Occur During Your Commute To or From Work Whenever an auto accident occurs while you are commuting to or from work, this is not covered by North Carolina workers’ compensation, with few exceptions. This is because driving, regardless of […]

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What Can You Do To Protect Your Right To Workers’ Compensation in North Carolina?

Jan 17, 2017 by , Workers' Compensation

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Any North Carolina workers’ compensation claim has to be started right away if you’re going to protect your right to receive workers’ compensation benefits. It doesn’t matter if the injury seems minor, because even the mildest of symptoms could lead to great difficulties and even disability down the road. Report your injury and seek medical treatment as soon as possible after any kind of injury, with a full evaluation to ensure that there are no injuries that you are unaware of or that are more serious than you think. Taking […]

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