If this is the first time you are filing a workers' comp claim for an on-the-job injury in North Carolina, you may not expect the stressful process of claiming workers' compensation. An insurance representative or an attorney from your company may try to pressure you into signing a North Carolina Workers’ Comp Settlement. It sounds like an excellent way to end the bureaucratic stress, but you stand to lose important rights. Once you sign, you cannot recover compensation if future complications arise from your injury.
Working as an electrician can be tough. Even if you receive sufficient training and are the most skillful electrician in the world, your job can still be challenging and unsafe.