Farrin Law Blog
Mar 12, 2021
Is Your Insurance Company Spying on You? (Possibly!)
Will the Insurance Company Watch Me if I Have a Workers’ Compensation Claim? Based on my experience, and depending on your injury, yes they very well might. Some insurance companies may do anything they can...
Mar 04, 2021
How Many Beers Can You Drink in an Hour and Still Drive?
If you have ever wondered, “How many beers can I drink and drive?” or “Can I drive after three beers?” there are many factors to take into consideration. A 180-lb man may be able to...
Feb 25, 2021
Workers’ Compensation Settlements in NC: Proceed With Caution!
At some point, most injured workers receive a phone call from the workers’ compensation insurance company asking whether they’re ready to settle their case. Maybe you’ve already received that call… If so, it’s probably a...
Nov 17, 2020
House Bill 158: Untested Teen Drivers Hit the Roads, and Parents May Be Liable for Their Accidents
Car accidents are the leading cause of death for teenagers. When teen drivers have other passengers in the car, the risk of a fatal car crash doubles. And teenagers are more prone to have a...
Nov 03, 2020
Temporary Total Disability Checks: Are You Getting All of Your Benefits?
When you are injured at work – and unable to return to work as a result – you are typically entitled to ongoing weekly workers’ compensation checks to replace your lost income. In North Carolina,...
Oct 05, 2020
Hopeful Words of Introduction at Inaugural House Select Committee on Community Relations, Law Enforcement, and Justice
Nicholas Tessener, personal injury attorney at James Scott Farrin, shared his hopes and expectations for the House Select Committee on Community Relations, Law Enforcement, and Justice in its inaugural meeting on Wednesday, September 2, 2020. Nicholas is one of...
Sep 15, 2020
10 Most Dangerous Intersections in North Carolina (2019)
It is a Monday morning. Everyone is coming off the weekend – some are eager to start the week, speeding along. Others are overtired and distracted, not quite giving their full attention to the road....
Sep 03, 2020
5 Ways to Stay Safe on the Water During Busy Holiday Weekends to Avoid Drinking and Boating Accidents
If you are like most North Carolinians, you count down the days until you can be relaxing on a beach or lake having fun in the sun. What most people don’t dream of is being...