North Carolina Industrial Commission

Apr 01, 2019

Firefighters are at an Increased Risk of Many Types of Cancer – But what does workers’ comp cover?

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Today's post comes from Kristina Thompson at the Jernigan Law Firm. Firefighters are at an Increased Risk of Many Types of Cancer Seth Tinsley, a Charlotte firefighter of 11 years, died at the age of 34 as a result of brain cancer. He was diagnosed at the age of 29. His name is recognized [...]

Mar 28, 2016

Workers’ Compensation Fraud – North Carolina Statistics for 2014 – 2015

By |March 28th, 2016|Employer Fraud, Fraud, North Carolina Industrial Commission, Uncategorized, Workers' Compensation|0 Comments

Several months ago, the North Carolina Industrial Commission published their Annual Report for 2014 - 2015. Based on the Annual Report, employer fraud was by far the overwhelming majority of investigated fraud in the North Carolina workers'’ compensation system.   The Annual Report tracked investigations of suspected fraud and violations related to workers'’ compensation involving employees, [...]