Healthcare workers face a wide range of safety hazards on the job including back injuries, sharps injuries, slip-and-fall injuries, exposure to infectious diseases and harmful chemicals, work stress, and assaults by patients. Many nurses, nurses’ aides, and medical technicians develop musculoskeletal injuries as a result of repeated lifting and handling of patients. If you have been injured on the job, it is important to understand your legal rights to seek job injury benefits.
The experienced attorneys at Younce, Vtipil, Baznik & Banks, P.A., represent healthcare workers in Raleigh and throughout Wake County who have sustained serious injuries on the job and are having trouble obtaining workers’ compensation benefits. A serious workplace injury may require extended medical care, rehabilitation, and leave from work. You may be unable to return to work for weeks or months. Depending on your injury, you may be physically unable to stay on your feet for an entire shift. You will need an experienced North Carolina workers’ compensation attorney who is committed to seeking compensation that reflects the full extent of your injury.
Our law firm has two Board-Certified Specialists in Workers’ Compensation Law – Chip Younce and David E. Vtipil. We can apply our knowledge of North Carolina law to help you seek full benefits for your injury. Our compassionate nursing injuries attorneys understand the financial stress and disruption that a workplace injury can cause. We provide hands-on legal services based on your specific needs. Contact us to schedule a free workers’ comp claim review and learn more about the process.