Injuries

Jan 23, 2018

Do I need to buy workers’ compensation insurance in North Carolina?

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Today's post comes from Kristina Thompson, attorney at the Jernigan Law Firm. Do I need to buy workers' compensation insurance in North Carolina? Here's the general rule:  in North Carolina, if you are an employer and regularly employ three or more employees, you must have workers' compensation insurance. Seems pretty straight forward, right? For such a [...]

Dec 22, 2016

Young Workers More Likely to Get Hurt

By |December 22nd, 2016|Hurt at Work, Injuries, Uncategorized, Young Workers|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Charlie Domer, from The Domer Law Firm.  If you are a younger worker, you are more likely to get hurt on the job.  That is the conclusion in a recent interesting article in Occupational Health & Safety: Protecting our Future: Young Worker Safety on the Job. The article offers theories [...]