Injured on the Job?  File a Workers’ Compensation Claim

Injured on the Job?  File a Workers’ Compensation Claim

Charlotte, NC Workers’ Compensation Lawyer An injury at work can happen in any industry at any time. On Sunday, for example, a Columbia, South Carolina firefighter was injured when the fire truck in which he was riding overturned. The firefighter was taken to the hospital and was listed as being in stable condition. Workers’ compensation is available … Read more

South Carolina Hospitals Penalized by Feds

Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Attorney Thirteen South Carolina hospitals have been penalized by the federal government for injuring patients in preventable accidents. The thirteen hospitals affected include: Aiken Regional Medical Center; Beaufort County Memorial Hospital; Conway Medical Center; Kershaw Health; Mcleod Medical Center – Dillon; MUSC Medical Center; Novant Health Gaffney Medical Center; Oconee Medical … Read more

North Carolina Senate Bill 33 Effects Still Felt By Injured Patients

Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Lawyer Several years ago the North Carolina legislature passed Senate Bill 33, a bill that enacted sweeping changes to medical malpractice cases in North Carolina. A medical malpractice case is, in essence, a lawsuit filed against a doctor, hospital, or other healthcare provider seeking compensation for medical errors and mistakes. In … Read more

What To Do After a Tractor-Trailer Collision

Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Lawyer Estimates show that there are approximately 15.5 million commercial trucks in the United States, including about 2 million tractor-trailers. When a tractor-trailer is involved in a collision with a passenger car, the results can be devastating. The sheer size and weight of a tractor-trailer, combined with the fact that some … Read more

Man Loses Arm in Work Accident

Charlotte NC Workers Compensation Lawyer Firefighters rushed to the Barnhardt Manufacturing Company in response to call that a man had his arm caught in one of the processing machines. The fire department said it took almost 30 minutes for the heavy rescue team to safely remove the man from the machine, he was then rushed … Read more