Need Answers to Workers’ Compensation Claims Questions?

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Protect your family’s finances after a work injury. Employers and insurance companies often deny or delay workers’ compensation claims. A delay in your benefits can derail your finances. Don’t let them take advantage of you; get help.

What is Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

What types of injuries or illnesses are covered by workers’ compensation insurance?

What is NOT covered by Workers’ Compensation insurance?

What is a repetitive stress injury?

What kinds of benefits are provided by Workers’ Compensation?

What if my employer does not have Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

Can I Choose My Own Doctor or Hospital?

What if someone other than my employer is responsible for my work-related injury or illness?

If I am receiving Workers’ Compensation benefits, but return to work, am I able to continue receiving benefits?

Who is required to provide workers’ compensation coverage?

What must an employee do when an injury occurs?

Who provides and directs medical treatment for the injured worker?

What are the rules for chiropractic treatment?

When can reimbursement for sick travel be collected?

What happens if, in an emergency, the employer fails or refuses to provide medical treatment?

When does an employee become eligible for lost wage compensation?

How often are compensation payments made and at what rate of pay?

How long is the employee eligible to receive lost-time weekly benefits?

What is permanent partial disability?

Who determines permanent partial disability?

What happens when the employer refuses to acknowledge the claim?

Do I have to let the Medical Rehabilitation Nurse go to my doctor visits when I go?

Can I still call and talk to the adjuster about my case once I sign up with Mike Lewis Attorneys?

Why do I have to do a recorded statement when the employer knows that I was injured at work?

Can I get compensated for my pain and suffering?

What is a permanent disability rating?

If the doctor releases me back to work, do I have to go?

Can I get a second opinion on my diagnosis?

What happens if I go back to work making less money than before I got hurt?

When can I settle my case and get compensated?

What are Defendant’s Interrogatories?

How much money is my claim worth?

I do not like the doctor I’m seeing. Why can I not choose my own doctor?

Can my employer terminate me for hiring an attorney?

 

North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Law Firm

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