Heat-Related Work Injuries Increase During the Dog Days of Summer

Heat-Related Work Injuries Increase During the Dog Days of Summer

Every year there a thousand of workers tasked with carrying out their basic duties in extreme heat who suffer from heat-related injuries.   It has been a scorcher this week in North Carolina.  Temperatures were edging on triple digits and the humidity made it...
History of Workers Compensation Law Explained

History of Workers Compensation Law Explained

History of Workers Compensation Law Explained “When consulting with injured workers on a workers compensation case I am frequently asked “Why can’t I sue my employer and recover for the pain and suffering?”  My answer typically involves a history lesson....
What To Do If You Are Injured At Work

What To Do If You Are Injured At Work

If you are hurt while on the job in North Carolina knowing the correct steps to take can help you receive the compensation you’re entitled to. The likelihood of suffering an injury while on the sofa, watching TV and eating Bon-Bon’s is very low.  If you, like hundreds...