Is it necessary that an accident occur in North Carolina in order to collect workers’ compensation benefits?

No. It is not necessary for an accident to occur in North Carolina in order to collect workers’ compensation benefits.

There are many situations an employee may be required to travel out-of-state in the course of their work. Of course, certain conditions must be met. Here our Raleigh workers' comp lawyers review the requirements for NC workers' comp benefits for out-of-state injuries.