Workers’ Compensation and Lung Disease – At Risk Jobs

Posted on Wednesday, October 20th, 2021 at 2:10 pm    

What types of jobs create a risk of lung disease for North Carolina and Virginia workers

Many jobs are known to be bad for your lungs, according to Health.com, including the following. Some seem fairly obvious. Others will surprise you. (more…)

Workers’ Compensation and Lung Disease

Posted on Tuesday, October 12th, 2021 at 2:58 pm    

While many North Carolina and Virginia claim workers’ compensation benefits are based on an accident, you can also claim benefits if you suffered an occupational illness or disease. The workers’ compensation laws in both states authorize claims for workers who suffer lung diseases and other diseases due to workplace conditions – provided the worker can show that certain conditions are met. (more…)