5 Mistakes to Avoid When Pursuing Workers’ Compensation Claim

A serious work-related illness or injury can have long-term financial, emotional, and physical effects. At Henson Fuerst, we help people get the Workers’ Compensation benefits they need every day.

This is a complicated system, that can work against you if you do not have an experienced workers’ compensation attorney fighting for you. Watch Attorney David Henson outline the 5 things to avoid when trying to secure Workers’ Compensation benefits:

Here are the most important things NOT to do when pursuing your Workers’ Comp Claim:

1.   Wait to Go to the Doctor

2.   See Outside Doctors on Your Own

3.   Miss or Skip Doctors’ Appointments

4.   Post on Social Media

5.   File a Hearing Request Without Consulting an Attorney

If you have questions, Henson Fuerst has answers.

At Henson Fuerst, our North Carolina workers’ compensation attorneys will fully explain your rights, investigate your claim and injury, help with paperwork, and work tirelessly to fight for the full amount you may be owed for medical bills, lost wages, and, if necessary, vocational rehabilitation or retraining.

Call us today at (919) 781-1107 for a free evaluation of your case—there’s no charge to talk with an attorney and no obligation. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day (every day), and we are usually able to schedule a meeting within 24 hours—sometimes the very same day.

Talk with us for Free.

The Henson Fuerst attorneys are always ready to talk to you about your case at absolutely no cost to you. We’ll answer questions that you may have and help you get back on your feet.

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