Search Site
Free Consultation 855-234-7619
 
North Carolina Injury Blog
 

Recent Blog Posts

NC Workers’ Comp Case Headed for the Supreme Court?

A Florida freight broker has filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court in a case where the North Carolina Court of Appeals ruled the broker had to pay workers’ compensation benefits out of pocket for an injured truck driver whose employer did not have the required insurance. A Florida company,… Read More »

Oscar Shines “Spotlight” on Sexual Abuse by Clergy

When the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its nominees for the 88th annual Academy Awards, six nominations went to Spotlight, a drama about reporters from The Boston Globe who began investigating sexual abuse by priests in 2001. Their inquiry into the conduct of a single priest eventually uncovered a conspiracy involving the… Read More »

Legal Issues Involving Young Children as Passengers in Cars

Every state in the country has laws in place geared toward protecting infants and small children from being injured in car accidents. Before you get behind the wheel with a young child as a passenger, it’s important you understand these laws, both for the safety of your child and to prevent yourself from being subject… Read More »

What You Should Do if Injured in a Car Accident

If you are involved in a car accident and you or any of your passengers are injured, it is important you act immediately for everyone’s safety and to preserve your chances of being compensated for your injuries. Even if you think the injuries are not serious, it’s important to take these steps anyway, as the… Read More »

How Can Workers’ Compensation Laws Affect Wrongful Death Claims?

Workers’ compensation laws prevent any injured workers from filing personal injury lawsuits against their employers in court. As soon as you decide to make your workers’ compensation claim, you waive the right to file a lawsuit. This means injured employees have to carefully consider whether they have a case for negligence against the employer and… Read More »

The Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents

There are a number of inherent dangers involved with large semi-trucks being present on the road with other smaller passenger vehicles. When these big rigs get into accidents, there are often catastrophic results — and even minor errors may lead to big crashes. But what exactly are the most common causes of truck accidents? The… Read More »

When is Employer Liability a Factor in Car Accident Claims?

If a car accident occurs when one of the drivers was driving as part of his or her job duties, there may be issues of employer liability. The following are the most common situations in which employers could be held liable for car accidents: Employer negligence An employer could, for example, be negligent in how… Read More »

How to Negotiate a Settlement for Pain and Suffering Damages

After you have been injured in an accident, you have the right to seek compensation for your damages. These damages are not just the amount of money you lost having to pay for medical expenses and vehicle repairs, but also the physical pain and emotional suffering you experienced. However, it can be quite difficult to… Read More »

How Do Preexisting Injuries Affect Personal Injury Claims?

In some personal injury claims, the injured party might have had a preexisting injury, which could add some complications to the process. If this is true in your case, you can expect the defense to find this out and attack your claim based on the presence of a preexisting injury. Although plaintiffs are not allowed… Read More »

A List of Important North Carolina Motorcycle Safety Laws

There are a number of safety laws in place North Carolina motorcyclists must follow when they take the open road. Here are a few of the most important ones you should be aware of: Safety helmets: All motorcyclists are required under state law to wear helmets at all times. Eye protection: Not required, but certainly… Read More »

Convenient consulations at the location of your choice If you can’t come to us, we will come to you. Offering free consultations at your home or office.
Media Center
  • Get to know Lanier Law Group with our series of informative videos. You'll learn about various points of personal injury law, and how we approach our practice to deliver the best results possible.

Recent Cases
  • Workers' Compensation Claim A worker's compensation claim where client was doing framework and the nail gun that he had on his waist shot misfired and fired into his right knee. Client had to have surgery to remove the nail. Employer is claiming there was no employer/employee relationship.
  • Personal Injury Claim A personal injury claim involving a bus driver who battered and assaulted two minors. One minor has a possible mental health issue caused by the attack. The second minor jumped in to help, and driver struck her as well.
  • Car Accident Claim A car accident claim where our client, a police officer, was struck in the rear while on duty, by a drunk driver.
  • Workers' Compensation Claim A worker's compensation claim where client slipped and fell on ice, injuring his left knee and right hip. Client had to have hip replacement surgery and received a 25 percent rating on his knee.
Read More
Testimonials
  • “She was very professional, kept me completely involved and updated with everything. Awesome job done.”

    - T.D.

  • “Maria stayed on top of everything with updates, etc.”

    - J.M.

  • “Very good communication throughout my case. Brenda paid great attention to my case and kept me up to date.”

    - T.P.

  • “Both attorneys involved were very informative and walked me through my case every setp of the way. They answered any questions and concerns I had whenever they cam up. I was very nervous and skeptical at the beginning but that quickly changed.”

    - J.B.

See All Testimonials
Our Firm
Download Our App

Our Social Security Disability Help Center app can provide assistance if you've been involved in an accident. Use the links below to select and download our app for your Apple® or Android device.

Contact Us

Please fill out form below and one of our attorneys will contact you.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Our Office Locations

Use the map below to find the location closest to you

  • -- mi
    Raleigh, NC
    207 W. Millbrook Road, Suite 215
    Raleigh, NC 27609
    • 1.(919) 848-2000 Tel
  • -- mi
    Charlotte, NC
    10130 Mallard Creek Road, Suite 110
    Charlotte, NC 28262
    • 1.(704) 341-5558 Tel
  • -- mi
    Jamestown, NC
    4915 Piedmont Pkwy., Suite 104
    Jamestown, NC 27282
    • 1.(336) 855-8554 Tel
  • -- mi
    Greensboro, NC
    222 S. Swing Road, Suite 6
    Greensboro, NC 27409
    • 1.(336) 855-8554 Tel
  • -- mi
    Winston-Salem, NC
    250 Executive Park Boulevard, Suite 107
    Winston-Salem, NC 27103
    • 1.(336) 760-9996 Tel
  • -- mi
    Durham, NC
    600 S. Duke Street
    Durham, NC 27701
    • 1.(919) 682-2111 Tel
  • -- mi
    Greenville, NC
    108 W. Firetower Road, Suite H
    Greenville, NC 28590
    • 1.(252) 757-7777 Tel
  • -- mi
    Burlington, NC
    2630 Ramada Road
    Burlington, NC 27215
    • 1.(336) 506-1041 Tel
  • -- mi
    Fayetteville, NC
    4200 Morganton Road, Suite 200-15
    Fayetteville, NC 28314
    • 1.(910) 484-3333 Tel
  • -- mi
    Asheville, NC
    603 Biltmore Ave
    Asheville, NC 28801
    • 1.(828) 412-3503 Tel
  • -- mi
    Wilmington, NC
    1213 Culbreth Drive, Suite 120
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    • 1.(910) 256-4445 Tel
View more