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March 2017 Archives

Man loses life in North Carolina construction accident

People who work in construction are likely aware of the many dangers they face as they complete their job responsibilities. In addition to the risk of injury from heavy equipment, they also risk injuries from falls. However, many accidents are difficult to avoid. Unfortunately, one man in North Carolina recently lost his life in a fatal construction accident.

Man faces long recovery following workplace injury

Workers in all professions in North Carolina and across the country take precautions from certain known risks in their day-to-day routines to help prevent injury. Unfortunately, not all risks are known, often taking employees unaware. For example, workers in another state are unsure what caused a recent accident that resulted in a workplace injury.

Workers' compensation can help you retrain after an accident

When you suffer a workplace injury, medical expenses associated with the injury are typically covered by workers' compensation. In fact, workers' compensation, unlike standard medical insurance, will cover all of your medical expenses for a workplace injury or illness. There isn't a deductible or any co-insurance to worry about.

Fatal workplace accident remains under investigation

The unexpected death of a loved one is never an easy event for surviving family members in North Carolina. In addition to coping with their grief, they must also cope with the financial ramifications of their loss. One out-of-state family is likely still coming to terms with the news that their loved one was a victim of a fatal workplace accident.

Work accident results in death of tow truck driver

Each workplace in North Carolina has its own unique safety risks. Some jobs require workers to travel to different locations, causing them to face hazards on the roadways. Unfortunately, tow truck drivers must face the potential of a work accident as they assist disabled motorists.