Category Archives: First things first – What to do when you are injured

Just received a Form 24 – What now?

Tweet In North Carolina’s workers’ compensation system, many injured workers think that they can handle their case on their own, especially if the case is accepted by the insurance company (meaning that you are receiving weekly benefit checks and medical treatment from the insurance company). Unfortunately, many of these same workers don’t realize the mistake…

The Workers’ Comp Doctor: What to do on that first visit…

Tweet I just finished up a report on what to do and what not to do on that first trip to the dreaded workers’ comp doctor. Here’s a quick overview/summary of my recommendations: Be nice, even if you don’t like the doctor Be prepared with notes explaining exactly how you were injured – explain this…

Anatamy of a Workers’ Comp Case

Tweet If you have been injured on the job in North Carolina, you are probably scared (about your health and possibly loss of income/job security), nervous and a little uncertain of what the future will hold.  However, knowledge is power – so the more you know about how the process will unfold, the more confident…

Who do you help at The Hart Law Firm?

Tweet I often get asked about the types of clients I represent.  In a nutshell, we help people who have been injured at work.  However, injured employees can take on many different forms, and have many different jobs.  Here is a broad sampling of the kinds of people that I work with in my practice:…

Flash Fire at Sherwin Williams Plant leads to burned worker

Tweet A Flash Fire at the Sherwin Williams Plant in Greensboro has burned a worker, reports CBS News.  The fire happened Thursday morning and burned the worker on his arms and face. This unfortunate incident was the result of chemical vapors igniting, reports fire investigators, and is yet another reason that workers must be vigilant…

Is your Workers Comp Lawyer easily accessible?

Tweet Is it easy for you to talk to your Workers Compensation Lawyer?  Do they return your calls promptly?  Do you feel cared about and that your case is being handled properly and with professionalism?  If the answer to any of these questions is no, perhaps you don’t have the right attorney handling your case….

Injured at Work in NC – Here’s what you do

Tweet One of the scariest things that can happen to a worker who depends on their hourly wage to support their family is to get injured and be unable to work.  If you live in North Carolina, and you are injured on the job, than you will be covered under the Workers Comp statutes.  In…

Category Archives: First things first – What to do when you are injured

Just received a Form 24 – What now?

Tweet In North Carolina’s workers’ compensation system, many injured workers think that they can handle their case on their own, especially if the case is accepted by the insurance company (meaning that you are receiving weekly benefit checks and medical treatment from the insurance company). Unfortunately, many of these same workers don’t realize the mistake…

The Workers’ Comp Doctor: What to do on that first visit…

Tweet I just finished up a report on what to do and what not to do on that first trip to the dreaded workers’ comp doctor. Here’s a quick overview/summary of my recommendations: Be nice, even if you don’t like the doctor Be prepared with notes explaining exactly how you were injured – explain this…

Anatamy of a Workers’ Comp Case

Tweet If you have been injured on the job in North Carolina, you are probably scared (about your health and possibly loss of income/job security), nervous and a little uncertain of what the future will hold.  However, knowledge is power – so the more you know about how the process will unfold, the more confident…

Who do you help at The Hart Law Firm?

Tweet I often get asked about the types of clients I represent.  In a nutshell, we help people who have been injured at work.  However, injured employees can take on many different forms, and have many different jobs.  Here is a broad sampling of the kinds of people that I work with in my practice:…

Flash Fire at Sherwin Williams Plant leads to burned worker

Tweet A Flash Fire at the Sherwin Williams Plant in Greensboro has burned a worker, reports CBS News.  The fire happened Thursday morning and burned the worker on his arms and face. This unfortunate incident was the result of chemical vapors igniting, reports fire investigators, and is yet another reason that workers must be vigilant…

Is your Workers Comp Lawyer easily accessible?

Tweet Is it easy for you to talk to your Workers Compensation Lawyer?  Do they return your calls promptly?  Do you feel cared about and that your case is being handled properly and with professionalism?  If the answer to any of these questions is no, perhaps you don’t have the right attorney handling your case….

Injured at Work in NC – Here’s what you do

Tweet One of the scariest things that can happen to a worker who depends on their hourly wage to support their family is to get injured and be unable to work.  If you live in North Carolina, and you are injured on the job, than you will be covered under the Workers Comp statutes.  In…