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Can an employee file a workers’ compensation claim for COVID?

The direct answer to this question is “yes.”  In fact, there have already been numerous COVID-related claims filed in South Carolina.  It appears some claims under workers’ compensation which may have already been accepted by workers’ compensation carriers.  However, as… Read Full Article »

Injured at work

Concerns Regarding Future Medical Needs from a Work Injury

Most of the time, when someone suffers an injury, they get medical treatment and recover without any further need for doctor’s visits, therapy or medication. Unfortunately, this is not always true, as there are many injuries that require ongoing medical… Read Full Article »

Workers’ compensation: what it is…and what it isn’t

Workers’ compensation is often misunderstood in terms of what it is designed to do as it relates to injured employees and their employers.  First and foremost, workers’ compensation is designed to provide timely medical treatment to workers injured within the… Read Full Article »