Citizenship or Proper Documentation Not Required For NC Workers' CompThere is no requirement that an injured worker in North Carolina be a United States citizen in order to recover workers' compensation benefits. Neither is there any requirement that the worker have proper documentation. A worker may be an illegal immigrant and still recover full workers' compensation benefits.
You should not hesitate to bring a workers' compensation claim even if you do not have proper documentation to be in the United States. Schedule a free consultation with a workers' comp lawyer in Raleigh or one of our other nearby locations - 877-BRENT-ADAMS.