Top 10 Causes for Workplace Injuries

Liberty Mutual released its 15th annual report on workplace safety and the cost of workplace injuries on businesses. The 2014 Workplace Safety Index by Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety ranks the top ten causes for serious and nonfatal workplace injuries across the country. The information is gathered by analyzing data from workplace compensation claims, … Read more

Work-Related Deaths in North Carolina Doubled Last Year

Based on data released by theNorth Carolina Department of Labor, work-related deaths increased last year in the state, but the state’s injury and illness rate dropped. The State Department of Labor released its preliminary numbers on work-related fatalities throughout North Carolina. Forty-four people died in work-related accidents last year. This is nearly twice as many … Read more

North Carolina Court Clarifies “Going and Coming” Injuries

The Bureau of Labor & Statistics reported that there were nearly 3 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2012, and in 2013, there were 4,405 fatal occupational injuries across the country. North Carolina has laws in place that require employers to provide a safe and sanitary work environment in order to limit workplace injuries … Read more

Damages Available in North Carolina

Victims of medical malpractice not only suffer from physical and emotional injury, but crippling financial burdens as a result of their injuries. The need to pursue litigation and recoup the financial losses is an urgent and necessary need. However, because medical malpractice law varies from state-to-state, it is paramount that victims find an experienced medical … Read more

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