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21st Century Workers’ Comp: When the Workplace is Everywhere
March 21, 2019

When you think “Workers’ Compensation,” you think “Injury at Work,” right? Traditionally, most work-related injuries occur at a factory, or a plant, or an office. First comes a big crash or bang or screech. Next come the co-workers, rushing to scoop up the injured worker. Then come the sirens and the ambulance and the doctors … Continue reading 21st Century Workers’ Comp: When the Workplace is Everywhere

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Car Crashes and Workers’ Comp
March 21, 2019

Injured in an auto accident in North Carolina? No matter who was at fault, if your accident was connected to your job, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. The law is complicated and depends on each situation, but here is a brief recap: Generally (very, very generally) if an accident happens while you … Continue reading Car Crashes and Workers’ Comp

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Top 5 Surprising Workplace Dangers
March 15, 2019

At Ricci Law Firm, we often write about the dangers of working in construction, or with heavy machinery. But you may be surprised to learn that hidden dangers also lurk in ordinary, boring workplaces: Working while sleep deprived For whatever reason – holding multiple jobs, juggling kids and work, stress and worry – Americans are … Continue reading Top 5 Surprising Workplace Dangers

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Filing A Workers’ Comp Claim? It’s Not Personal
March 15, 2019

Amanda has worked as a stylist at Patty’s Cut and Style for seven years. Patty hosted Amanda’s baby shower and even gave Amanda a day off when her son got pink eye. Patty buys lunch for the gang on Staff Appreciation Days and lets workers leave early on Saturdays. Life is good at Patty’s Cut … Continue reading Filing A Workers’ Comp Claim? It’s Not Personal

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Safety Awareness for Student Workers in North Carolina
March 7, 2019

March is Students@Work Month in North Carolina. According to Governor Cooper’s proclamation, more than 46,000 students will participate in shadowing and work-based learning across the State this month. What a wonderful chance for our youngsters to experience the real world and learn to become productive workers themselves! Safety for students Ricci Law Firm regularly helps workers, … Continue reading Safety Awareness for Student Workers in North Carolina

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Another Injured Worker Without Attorney Loses Case
March 7, 2019

Some injured workers believe they do not need a workers’ compensation attorney. They think they can study some online materials and learn enough about the North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Act to get through their case. They figure they will do a good enough job to get some money from the insurer, and not have to … Continue reading Another Injured Worker Without Attorney Loses Case

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Top 3 Embarrassing Workers’ Comp Questions
March 1, 2019

At Ricci Law Firm, we work hard to establish a close relationship with our clients. We remind them of our duty of confidentiality and commitment to protecting their rights. Even so, some clients hesitate to bring up sensitive issues. Here are our top three questions some clients may be too embarrassed to ask: Can I … Continue reading Top 3 Embarrassing Workers’ Comp Questions

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Increasing Risks to Pharmacy Workers
March 1, 2019

As the opioid crisis continues to grow in North Carolina, the risk of violence and harassment of pharmacy workers also increases. Last month at a Walgreens near Raleigh, an angry customer arguing with a pharmacy employee about his prescription pulled out a gun and shot her, sending her to the hospital for two weeks, according … Continue reading Increasing Risks to Pharmacy Workers

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How to Maximize Your Workers Comp Settlement
February 22, 2019

Work injuries can be particularly challenging, because in most cases, you’ll need to pursue workers compensation benefits in order to continue surviving while you’re out of work. Maximizing your settlement may be one of your top priorities when you file your claim, but these cases aren’t so much about getting the most out of your … Continue reading How to Maximize Your Workers Comp Settlement

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Coping with the Unexpected Consequences of a Work Injury
February 21, 2019

Many workers suffering from a work-related injury or disease believe life will never return to normal. Other injured workers, even those experiencing permanent and life-altering conditions, somehow remain optimistic about their situation and their future. Here are a few of our observations and suggestions for dealing with the psychological aftermath of a work injury: The … Continue reading Coping with the Unexpected Consequences of a Work Injury


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Charlotte, NC 28210
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Raleigh, NC 27609
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