denied work injury claim

Denied Workers’ Compensation in North Carolina Many employers are legitimately concerned for the welfare of their employees and are careful to obtain the correct insurance and approve valid workers’ compensation claims. Unfortunately, not all employers and insurers are so honest, and many employees with legitimate claims are denied workers’ compensation….

woman crying after being fired from her job

Often, employees who were injured on the job fail to file a workers’ compensation claim out of fear that they will lose their jobs if they do. Fortunately, the law prohibits employers from firing a worker just because he or she filed a workers’ compensation claim. (An employee can be…

work injury claim form

Being injured at work can leave an employee feeling powerless and out of options. What many North Carolina residents don’t realize is that for the most part, companies that hire three or more employees are usually required to obtain workers’ compensation insurance or to self-insure. This means that the company…