There are a number of medical benefits provided under workers’ compensation. In a North Carolina work relayed accident, you are entitled to benefits including:
- All doctor appointments
- Surgical procedures
If your injury demands it, you may even be entitled to things such as adjustable beds. The North Carolina workers’ compensation attorneys at White & Stradley will work with you and your doctor to determine exactly what type of worker’s compensation benefits you are entitled to receive. Pain and Suffering Workers’ compensation is intended to cover medical expenses and lost wages until you are able to return to work. These benefits will not take into consideration any pain and suffering you experience as a result of your injury. For compensation for these damages, you will need to file a personal injury lawsuit. During your initial consultation, one of our lawyers will assess your claim and help you determine if you have cause to file suit and fight for additional compensation. If you have sustained an on the job injury in or around Raleigh, Durham, Goldsboro, Greenville, Kinston, Lumberton, Fayetteville, Rocky Mount, or Tarboro, North Carolina, please contact White & Stradley, PLLC to schedule a free initial consultation today.