Top 5 Myths About Workers Compensation in South Carolina

August 9, 2017

Workers compensation is an exclusive remedy system, meaning that it’s the only way a covered employee can get compensated by an employer for injuries or illness sustained on the job. It’s also a no-fault system, meaning that employees are entitled to benefits no matter who caused the accident. The system may appear to be straightforward,…

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Top 3 Myths that Can Reduce Your Car Wreck Compensation in Greenville

July 25, 2017

If you believe one of these myths, you could end up with less car wreck compensation than you’re entitled to. Myth #1 I can rely on the police report to show who was at fault in the wreck. If the police report from your accident clearly states that the other driver broke traffic laws, then…

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How Workers’ Comp Benefits Affect Social Security Benefits

April 27, 2017

Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability Insurance Both workers’ compensation and the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) system are intended to help people who need sources of income at a difficult time. Sometimes people need the support of both programs, if, for example, they were injured on the job so severely that they can no…

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What You Need to Know About Bicycle-Car Accidents in South Carolina

April 17, 2017

Bicyclists, be careful on the roads. Overall, bicycle riders have a higher risk of injury and death than do motor vehicle drivers, according to the CDC. The risks around bicycle accidents are even higher for cyclists on the roads in South Carolina, which SCDOT reports has been one of the most dangerous states for cyclists…

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5 Things to Do Within 24 Hours of Being Injured at Work in Greenville

March 13, 2017

There’s no time to delay when you have been injured at work. While you have two years to file a workers’ compensation claim in South Carolina, you have only 90 days to report an accident at work, and the sooner you start, the better. Though you are not obligated by law to do anything within…

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Four Ways Trucking Accidents Are Different from Car Accidents

December 7, 2016

Motor vehicle accidents involving trucks like tractor-trailers and other large commercial trucks are often significantly different from accidents involving only passenger cars. If you have been involved in an accident with a truck, it’s important for you to know how it’s different and how a personal injury attorney with experience in trucking accidents can help.…

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The Future of Worker’s Comp in South Carolina

November 17, 2016

Workers Comp Law in South Carolina Most of the time, decisions made in other states don’t affect us here in South Carolina. Sometimes, though, the decisions are so big, they could have an impact on our own workers’ comp law. A recent decision from the Supreme Court in the state of Oklahoma is one of…

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Was Your Social Security Disability Claim Denied? Here’s What To Do In South Carolina

October 14, 2016

If you have submitted a claim for Social Security disability (SSDI) and/or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in South Carolina and have just found out that your claim was denied, do not panic – you have options. You are also not alone. In fact, over 70% of initial applications are denied in South Carolina. However, through…

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What to Do If You’re Hit: Hit and Run Accidents in South Carolina

September 21, 2016

A hit and run accident is what it sounds like: Someone hits an object, a person, or another vehicle with their vehicle and leaves the scene of the accident without identifying themselves before the police arrive. Unfortunately, hit and runs aren’t all that uncommon. Sometimes the perpetrator is identified and arrested, as in this July…

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Welcome to Our New Website!

July 15, 2016

Welcome! We’re proud to unveil our new website! With a sleek new design, it’s easier than ever to navigate and find what you’re looking for. The site is mobile now, too, so you can easily browse on any device, whether it’s your desktop computer, tablet, or smartphone. On the new site you can learn more about…

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