Category: Workers’ Compensation
Should You Settle Your Workers’ Compensation Case?
Settling a workers’ compensation claim is complicated. Not only do you want to recover from your injuries, but you want fair compensation. Even more difficult, your employer’s insurance company may extend a complex settlement offer. You need to be fully informed before considering a settlement offer. The experienced workers’ compensation attorneys at Brown Moore &…Read More
Answering the Most Common North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Questions
Workers’ compensation is an important benefit that millions of employees have at their disposal in North Carolina. Not everyone will require this benefit throughout their career, but just knowing that it is there can put a person’s mind at ease. So, what exactly is workers’ compensation and how is it handled? These are important questions…Read More
Misclassified Independent Contractors Can Obtain Workers’ Compensation in Charlotte
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…Read More
US Occupations With the Most Fatalities
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…Read More
Is Your Work Related Injury Covered By Workers’ Compensation?
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…Read More