What is the process for applying for and receiving workers’ compensation in North Carolina - and just how long does it take? The process is detailed in the short SlideShare below. How long it may take, however, is a bit harder to answer.

How long it takes to get workers’ compensation can vary from person to person. Things that may delay a claim include an uncooperative employer, a missed deadline, or even missing information on an application form - all things that our attorneys can assist with. If you are experiencing difficulties with your workers’ compensation claim, give us a call at 919-863-9397 for a free consultation.

The process for filing for workers’ compensation in North Carolina is fairly straightforward. This does not mean it is without its pitfalls, but the process remains virtually the same for each individual. Below is a workers’ comp timeline, intended to give you a better idea of what occurs from injury through recovery with a workers’ compensation claim. To learn more or to schedule a free consultation at our Raleigh office, please send us an email or call us right away.


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