A case that was brought against Walmart by injured workers in 2009 was recently settled when a federal judge gave final approval of the settlement agreement in March of 2012.
Injured Walmart workers... more
When you are injured at work, the compensation you can receive is usually limited to workers compensation benefits, which cover medical expenses, and lost wages, but not pain and suffering. However,... more
Nurses are at an increased risk of developing back problems or sustaining back injuries at work. Service industries put workers at a greater risk of injury and in 2010 the labor department reported... more
The purpose of this article is to give those who are unfamiliar with workers compensation a general understanding of the law and how it is applied in North Carolina. It will attempt to address the... more
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As tax time approaches, we have received several calls from clients asking about the tax consequences for those receiving weekly benefits, as well as those who have received a lump sum settlement.... more
I represent an injured union worker that suffered a serious injury when the piston from the jackhammer he was operating came dislodged and went into his eye, shattering his orbital bone and causing a... more