Workers Compensation Resources
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Filing for Workers Compensation
North Carolina Steps Up Workers’ Comp Fraud Investigations
5 Myths About Workers’ Compensation Debunked
Filings for Workers’ Comp Relief
My Employer Doesn’t Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance
What is an Employer Utilization Review?
Suing a Third-Party for a Workplace Injury
Can My Employer Force Me to Return to Work Early After an Injury?
My Workplace Injury May Get Me Fired or Treated Differently. What Do I Do?
Getting a Second Doctor’s Opinion for Workers’ Compensation Medical Benefits
Workers’ Compensation Benefits from a Work Injury Death
Can I Receive Workers Compensation from a Re-Injury?
I’ve Been Injured on the Job and I’m a Non-Legal Resident. Help!
Understanding Workers’ Compensation Medical Treatment
Filing Workers Compensation Forms Correctly
My Work Won’t Pay for My Injury. Now What?
Workplace Injury To-Do List
Is My Injury Covered Under the North Carolina’s Workers Compensation Act?
Understanding Permanent Impairment Ratings
Should You Hire a Workers Compensation Attorney or Represent Yourself?
5 Thing to do if You’ve Been Injured on the Job
Are Workplace Injuries Common in the Nursing Field?
What Happens When a Claim is Denied?
History of Workers Compensation
Involved in a Workplace Vehicle Accident?
Make Sure Your Employer Has Workers Comp Insurance
The Workers Comp Mediation Process
Workers Compensation Benefits
What Types of Repetitive Strain Injuries are Most Common?
Business Safety Resources
How to Combat Worker Dehydration in the Summer
Worker Injury Risk During the Holiday Season
New Rules are in Place for Limiting Injured Workers Access to Addictive Opioids
The North Carolina Worker Misclassification Law is Now in Effect
Your Workplace Needs to Winter-Proof Now
Does Your Employer have a Safety Program in Place?
North Carolina is Cracking Down on Uninsured Companies
Too Much Fun at Your Company Christmas Party?
The Most Dangerous Jobs in America
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With over 25 years of experience in civil litigation and thousands of cases mediated, Frank specializes in the fields of workers compensation and personal injury law.
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Ashley is a NC attorney and certified mediator in North and South Carolina, Ashley has represented hundreds of clients and mediated thousands of cases for attorneys, insurance carriers and private companies.
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