If you have been injured on the job in North Carolina, you need to know that benefits are available to you. Workers’ compensation insurance provides payment of medical bills, offers some rehabilitation benefits, provides replacement income and pays for job training.
Most North Carolina workers are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits after a workplace injury or development of a disease related to employment. Unfortunately, some employers and their insurance companies will try to deny benefits.
A skilled North Carolina workers’ compensation lawyer at Teddy, Meekins & Talbert is ready to assist you to get benefits for your workplace injury or illness. Our lawyers stand up for injured workers in Shelby, Rutherfordton, Lincolnton, Gastonia, and surrounding North Carolina communities.
Contact us today by calling (704) 487-1234 or by using our online contact form.
North Carolina workers’ compensation provides different types of benefits depending on the type of injury and extent of the disability. An injured worker should give an employer written notice of an injury within 30 days of the accident. The benefits available to injured employees in North Carolina include:
If you have suffered a work-related injury talk to a knowledgeable workers compensation lawyer at Teddy, Meekins & Talbert today. We’re dedicated to standing up for injured workers.