Category Archives: Workers’ Comp

Our Raleigh work accident law firm has successfully handled workers’ comp cases for victims and families statewide for years.

Can You Get Workers’ Comp for Carpal Tunnel?

Carpal tunnel is an occupational disease that affects even the employees at Riddle & Brantley. Their office has handled many carpal tunnel cases affecting the general public, so they know the painful symptoms that come with the disease. The conditions can be serious, ending for a lot of people in surgery. That’s why it’s important for those who end up out of work and with bills to pay to be covered with a workers comp claim. Video Transcription: Carpal tunnel is a perfect example of occupational disease. Carpal tunnel is a serious medical condition that you get when you use your hands rapidly all day, and that’s all you do all day. For example the ladies in our office who type, and we’ve actually had some carpal tunnel cases against us. Obviously we support our employees who really suffer the condition, but.  we’ve handled many carpal tunnel cases for people…
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Why Should I Call an Attorney for a Workers Comp Claim?

While some work injuries are relatively minor, it never hurts to call an attorney for a workers comp claim. In this video, attorney and board certified specialist in workers compensation Adam Smith explains a few things that could possibly go wrong when making a claim. Our law firm is happy to speak to an injured person at no cost and for no obligation. Video Transcription: Every worker’s comp case is straightforward at some point, but then at some point you’re going to run into some problems. Whether it’s the insurance company doesn’t want to approve your MRI or they want you to do physical therapy at one outfit that’s far away. They want to prove the aquatic physical therapy that your doctor wants, and when you run into that situation, if you start calling lawyers, it takes time to get set up. We’ve got to get your medical records. We’ve…
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Do I Need a Lawyer for a Simple Workers Comp Case?

When a person has a seemingly simple workers comp case, it is still a good idea to discuss the situation with an attorney. At our law firm, we have two lawyers on staff who are board certified as specialists in workers compensation. It costs nothing to speak to them about your claim, and there is no further obligation. In this video, attorney Chris Brantley explains how he is happy to speak to an injured person about a workers comp claim. Video Transcription: I think in certain cases, people don’t need a lawyer, but they need to always consult with an attorney. There’s some minor injury claims where it’s pretty cut-and-dry, straightforward. They may not need an attorney, but you’re working at a system that’s very biased towards the insurance industry. Insurance industry has teams of lawyers. They have expert adjusters who know what the law is, and worker’s compensation law…
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