Electric Scooter Accident Attorneys in Charlotte

If you are walking, or driving in Charlotte, you have most likely seen folks zipping along on electronic scooters.  The companies behind the electric scooters trumpet them as being good for the environment, and a great alternative method of transportation to bicycles, or automobiles.  However, electric scooters are capable of becoming a danger to the […]

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How Some Companies Avoid Having Their Employees Have Workers’ Compensation Cases – Gaming the System

With the dark clouds of an economic downturn seemingly on the horizon, companies are looking for ways to save money, and develop a cushion in case things really do get worse for them.  One of the most expensive parts of any company’s overhead is paying for workers’ compensation insurance.  The more workers’ compensation claims a company has in […]

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Workers Compensation and Third Party Claims

Third-Party Liability in Worker’s Compensation Cases If you are injured on the job, and your claim is accepted by your self-insured company, or your company’s workers’ compensation carrier, your employer is responsible for paying your medicals bills, time out of work, and possibly compensation for a permanent injury.  Of course, they are not doing all […]

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Can a Manager File For Workers Compensation?

Managers and Supervisors Get Hurt on the Job Too! In many companies, managers and supervisors have their compensation and bonus structure tied to the amount of accidents that occur on the job on their watch.  So naturally, these managers and supervisors will often discourage their charges from making workers’ compensation claims.  At the very least, they will […]

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Can I File Workers’ Compensation If I Was Fired?

They Fired Me!  Can I Still File Workers’ Compensation? One of the most common misconceptions is that if your employer fires you from your job this either stops workers’ compensation if it has been started, or prevents you from getting any workers’ compensation benefits at all.  Even if you are terminated, your employer may still be responsible […]

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If I’m Fired In North Carolina Can I File Workers Compensation?

They Fired Me!  Can I Still File Workers’ Compensation? One of the most common misconceptions is that if your employer fires you from your job this either stops workers’ compensation if it has been started, or prevents you from getting any workers’ compensation benefits at all.  Even if you are terminated, your employer may still […]

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