Lost Wages

Jacksonville Workers’ Comp Lawyers – (910) 446-3080

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When you are in a work-related accident, figuring out how you are going to make ends meet can be intimidating. Thankfully, a successful workers’ compensation claim can provide you with a portion of your lost wages and other financial benefits.

A typical workers’ compensation claim will provide:

  • 66-2/3% of your usual wage or salary amount
  • Medical costs
  • Long-term or permanent disability benefits

Are you not sure how to begin your workers’ compensation claim so you can get lost wages and other benefits? Have you filed for benefits but your claim was denied? King Law Firm and our Jacksonville workers’ compensation attorneys are here to help you. We have 30+ years of collective legal experience we can use to make certain your claim is created correctly and respected by your employer and their insurance provider.

Start your case with a free consultation. Contact us today.

Weekly Wage Maximum & Delay in Coverage

In North Carolina, workers’ compensation wage benefits for temporary disabilities will begin only if you suffer a work-related injury or illness that takes you out of the job for seven or more days. At that point, you can begin collecting 66-2/3% of your regular wages, and you may be eligible to receive back benefits for the first seven days that went unpaid. The state has a current – circa 2018 – regulation on workers’ compensation that caps weekly wage benefits to $992. If you were earning a significant salary or hourly wage, you might be surprised by the benefits cap.

Have Questions About Your Workers’ Comp Claim? Call (910) 446-3080

King Law Firm can provide you with comprehensive legal guidance, advice, and representation for your workers’ compensation claim. We can help you understand if you qualify for workers’ compensation at all, and how much of your lost wages you should be given at regular pay periods if you are. Your comfort and satisfaction are truly our top priorities.

Would you like to know more? Contact our Jacksonville workers’ comp attorneys now.

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