Settling Your Workers’ Comp Case before the holidays

    Everyone needs extra money this time of year. With the holidays approaching, folks face plenty of added expenses — gifts, decorations, special meals, travel costs to visit family. Injured workers in North Carolina especially feel this pinch, because they are not working or earning less than usual. Often, this time of year is when the settlement offers roll in. Why […]

    The Risks of Sitting Too Close to the Steering Wheel

    When we get into our cars to travel to our destination, one thing we do not think about is the location of our seat in relation to the steering wheel. We typically have our seat in a comfortable position that allows us to reach the wheel with relative ease, right? Let us pose a question for you: What would happen […]

    How Can a Whiplash Injury Affect Someone’s Life?

    When you think of a whiplash injury, most think about the pain caused by their head being jerked in a new direction against the will during an automobile accident. In fact, this is how a lot of whiplash injuries are caused. There is a pinched nerve in the neck muscles that causes you significant pain, along with several symptoms that […]

    Why Was My Workers’ Comp Claim Denied?

    Something a lot of us go through when filing for workers’ comp benefits is that our case is denied by the insurance company. It can be confusing to get the denial, especially if we are going through the process without a lawyer. Going through the claims process without a lawyer can be a costly mistake but one that does not […]

    3 Workers’ Comp Myths: True or False?

    At Ricci Law Firm, P.A., our Greenville workers’ compensation attorneys regularly hear from clients who are concerned about aspects of their claim. Are those concerns valid? Let’s tackle some common myths: #1: I don’t get workers’ comp if the accident was my fault: FALSE Sadly, many injured workers do not pursue a workers’ compensation claim because they feel they were […]

    5 Tips to Consider After Getting Injured in a Car Accident

    When getting into an accident, you aren’t thinking clearly due to adrenaline coursing through your body. You’re just going from point A to point B and accidents are never something you expect when walking out of your house. There are certain actions you take or thoughts you may have that can harm your chances of your personal injury claim being […]