Worker's Compensation http://wunc.org en NC Senate Committee Recommends Candidate Who Could Tip Balance Of Worker’s Compensation Commission http://wunc.org/post/nc-senate-committee-recommends-candidate-who-could-tip-balance-worker-s-compensation-commission <p></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:14:13 +0000 Jorge Valencia 37172 at http://wunc.org State Auditor Finds Industrial Commission Failed To Ensure Injury Compensation http://wunc.org/post/state-auditor-finds-industrial-commission-failed-ensure-injury-compensation <p><a href="http://www.ncauditor.net/pub3/">North Carolina's auditor</a> says the state's <a href="http://www.ic.nc.gov/">Industrial Commission</a> is failing to guarantee if companies can cover injured workers' compensation claims. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 12:48:15 +0000 Gurnal Scott 10664 at http://wunc.org State Auditor Finds Industrial Commission Failed To Ensure Injury Compensation Cracking Down on Workers' Comp http://wunc.org/post/cracking-down-workers-comp <p>Businesses in North Carolina with three or more employees are required by law to purchase workers’ compensation insurance if they can’t cover the cost of employees’ injuries outright. But, News &amp; Observer reporter Mandy Locke discovered this law is seldom enforced and that thousands of employees are put at risk everyday on the job.&nbsp; Tue, 08 May 2012 15:00:00 +0000 Frank Stasio & Lindsay Foster Thomas 4821 at http://wunc.org