As employed citizens, most of us understand the basics of workers’ compensation. Simply put, as an employee, if you get hurt on the job, you’re compensated for work you miss over and above any statutory waiting period, and your medical bills will be covered. While the fundamentals are easy to understand, there’s a bit more to workers’ compensation that you as an employee need to understand.
The United States is a nation of immigrants and it has long been the history of this country to generously take in “the huddled masses yearning to breathe free.” However, over the past few years, the immigration laws of the United States have grown increasingly difficult to understand and navigate.
At Phillips and McCrea, PLLC, we’re proud of the work that we do. But, instead of telling you why our customers love us, we’ll let them do the talking! Here’s what some of our customers are saying about us lately:
I grew up in Charleston, South Carolina. I studied at the University of South Carolina at Columbia. There I found rich opportunities for personal growth. I was President of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. This experience was invaluable in my leadership development.
Working in a factory can often lead to various hazards. Especially when working in heavy vehicle manufacturing units or in big chemical plants where you are dealing with big machines and other types of heavy equipment. Accidents can happen at anytime
Some employees suffer from grievous harm as they try to do their jobs. These injuries include strains, sprains, and back pain. Other types of injuries related to work include falling objects, strains, sprains, and back pain. Some workers even fall from great heights while performing their duties. Additionally, slip and fall injuries are common in the workplace. Moreover, exposure to dangerous chemicals is another type of work injury.
A good lawyer brings a lot to the table: knowledge of legal procedure, support staff to process paperwork, negotiating expertise and more, therefore the base line remains to locate a lawyer who is well-versed in the law and applicable procedure of your Injury claim. Always choose an injury attorney from his/her track record, challenges undertaken and of couse someone you can place total confidence in
Several school districts in the Charlotte metro area head back to school this Monday morning. But many drivers are unaware that they need to pay more attention during the school year than during the summer break. School buses are everywhere, as are School Zones.
As Charlotte and the rest of the state becomes more cyclist friendly, the number of bicycles on the road will undoubtedly increase. The North Carolina General Assembly has just made some important changes to laws concerning cyclist safety. These new changes don’t impose any significant inconvenience on motorists, and they will definitely make the road safer for cyclists.
I’m not about to dive into the ins and outs of the law of concealed carry in North Carolina. You can read the laws at your leisure. I'm not going to dive into the controversy over the right to bear arms and the right to carry a concealed firearm. You can have that discussion with someone else on your own free time. The purpose of this post is to give you an idea of what makes someone a responsible concealed carry permittee. Given high-profile news stories about dangerous and deadly interactions with police and the fact that there are so many concealed carry permittees in North Carolina, I would like to inform you of what you should know about carrying a concealed firearm in North Carolina.