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What You Should Expect From Your Workers Comp Lawyer

Rock Hill / Fort Mill / Indian Land Workers Comp Lawyer  While there are many attorneys in York County, there are relatively few lawyers that focus their practices on workers' compensation here in Rock Hill, Fort Mill, or Indian Land. Before deciding which law firm to hire, it is critically importan [...]

August 25th, 2014|Workers' Compensation|

New SC WC Commissioner | Rock Hill Workers Compensation

How Workers Compensation Commissioners Become Commissioners  In South Carolina, workers compensation Commissioners are appointed by the Governor for six (6) year terms. Usually, they are lawyers who have practiced workers compensation law but not always. Recently, Governor Nikki Haley appointed Mike [...]

July 23rd, 2014|Workers' Compensation|

Construction Accidents and Workers’ Compensation

Accidents at Construction Sites It's good to see construction again. For too long, the economy dragged the building business down and kept workers from their jobs. No new houses or office buildings were being built. Even government spending was greatly decreased. Our country's economy depends largel [...]

“Pain and Suffering” | SC Workers Compensation Attorney

SC Workers Compensation Law  In most personal injury cases, "pain and suffering" is the most valuable part of any recovery second only to medical treatment. Workers compensation cases, while personal injury, are different. The laws were set up to make certain injured workers are compensated, but fai [...]

January 31st, 2014|Workers' Compensation|

What is Workers’ Compensation in South Carolina?

According to S.C. SECTION 42‑5‑10, Workers’ Compensation states that it is up to the employer to secure payment of compensation to the extent of liability. Specifically, the statute states that “Every employer who accepts the compensation provisions of this Title shall secure the payment of compensa [...]

January 30th, 2014|Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Wrongful Death|