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Most People Love Amazon Prime Day, But How Are All Those Packages Delivered?

Each year, Amazon hosts its annual Amazon Prime Day!  Initially known to rival Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Amazon Prime Day has now grown in to the largest “single day” shopping event in the United States.  Though this day is typically held in July of each year, as a play off of “Christmas in July”, it was pushed back this year due to the uncertainties associated with the coronavirus.

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Do you have a Traumatic Brain Injury that was caused from a work injury?

The Brain Injury Association of America (formerly known as the National Head Injury Foundation) was founded on September 23, 1980 and is celebrating their 40th Anniversary today!

The CDC defines a traumatic brain injury (hereinafter “TBI”) as a disruption in the normal function of the brain that can be caused by a bump, blow, jolt to the head, or penetrating head injury.

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Workers’ Comp: It’s so confusing!

Workers’ Comp can often seem like a foreign language!  It has its own court system, forms and acronyms that can make it virtually impossible to navigate if you are unfamiliar with the process. The North Carolina Industrial Commission’s website can be very helpful in guiding you through the workers’ comp system if you are trying to handle your case on your own.

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at work can be fun… But are you covered by Workers’ Comp if something goes wrong?

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone! Maybe your company is celebrating St. Patty’s day with an outing, or maybe you were injured walking to an off-premises social event with coworkers or playing a sport at a company function. There are many situations like this that we are often asked about when an injury didn’t happen at work, but has some type of connection to a person’s job.

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Did you have a work injury and you think your employer has your back? Think again…

So, you’ve been with your employer for 10 years. You’re sure they have your best interest at heart and are looking out for you.

Unfortunately, the moment someone endures an injury at work, we often see a change of behavior in the employer.  One of our most memorable instances occurred when one of our clients fell from a second story platform onto concrete, and they were knocked unconscious.