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Valerie Johnson

Some conditions ARE payable under Workers Comp even when there is NO Accident!

Many injured workers simply give up when they don’t know what else to do with a workers’ comp claim, especially one that is as hard as an occupational disease.

Valerie Johnson

3 Things You Can Do to Survive The Wait During Your Workers’ Comp Case

What’s the best thing to do when you just have to wait until your case is done?

Valerie Johnson

America’s Most Dangerous Jobs

Across America, the risk of serious occupational injury or death continues to fall due to increased attention to safety training and procedures. Nevertheless, some fields continue to see comparatively high rates. Know the risks and be careful out there!

Valerie Johnson

Workers Comp is based on disability

An injured worker is entitled to only three types of payments from workers’ comp: (1) payment for medical treatment, (2) payment for lost wages, and (3) payment for any permanent injuries.

Valerie Johnson

Pain Killer Limits for Workers’ Compensation Claimants?

Like many states, North Carolina has been hit hard by the opioid crisis, and workers’ compensation claimants are particularly vulnerable, because they must find a way to control their pain, so they can get back to work.