Widows and Children – Additional Considerations in NC Workers Comp Death Cases

Posted on Friday, September 4th, 2015 at 10:42 am    

Disabled widows and widowers

Normally, the widow just gets 400 weeks (now 500 weeks) in wage benefits from the date of death of the worker. But if the widow or widower is disabled, then the widow or widower gets benefits for the rest of his or her lifetime unless they remarry. (more…)