When you are injured on the job in North Carolina, your employer or their workers’ compensation insurance carrier has the right to choose your treating physician. In instances where you feel you could benefit from a second opinion, it is best to first petition the Industrial Commission for approval. Petitioning the North Carolina Industrial Commission, like all aspects of workers’ compensation, can be incredibly complex. One of the Hillsborough workers’ comp lawyers at White & Stradley would be happy to discuss your concerns and help you get the treatment and care you deserve. We are Here to Help For over 20 years, the workers’ comp lawyers at our firm have helped victims of on the job accidents get the full compensation they deserve. We understand how trying it can be to file for and receive benefits. We also understand that the doctor picked by your employer may not always have your best interests in mind. We will stand by your side from the moment you enter our office and do everything possible to make your claims process and subsequent medical care as smooth and effective as possible. To learn more about your rights following an on the job injury in North Carolina, please contact White & Stradley, PLLC today to schedule a free consultation with an experienced Hillsborough workers’ comp lawyer.
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