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Work Injury Liability: Who Can You Sue?

Complacency is common when filing work injury claims. This is understandable, as many believe that workers’ compensation insurance was meant to handle every type of work injury. However, before contacting a Greenville workers’ comp attorney, you should be familiar with some of the likely instances where you may be entitled to a lawsuit. Harris and…

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What Injuries Are Covered By Workers’ Compensation?

Workers’ compensation, commonly known by its shorter nickname workers’ comp, is a government-mandated safety net to provide reparation to any employee who suffers a work related injury or illness. There are both federal and state workers’ compensation programs and laws, but unless you are a federal government employee, chances are you will fall under state…

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What Do to If You’re Injured by an Unsafe Working Environment

Workers’ compensation is a system of insurance mandated by state (or sometimes federal) government to support workers with replacement wages and medical bill payments for injuries or illness sustained in the line of work. An important component of this insurance coverage is that once compensation is granted, an employee gives up their right to sue…

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Interesting Facts About South Carolina Workers’ Compensation

It’s around that time of the year again—Labor Day—and the average American worker is looking forward to sleeping in or catching up with the family. As Labor Day swiftly approaches, Rock Hill workers’ compensation attorney, from the law offices of Harris and Graves, would like to reflect on the history and sacrifices behind this national…

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South Carolina Workers’ Comp: Is Your Injury Covered?

Workers’ compensation is an important part of your health and safety in the workplace. It is a form of insurance that employers are required to carry which protects employees who become injured in the course of employment. Too many workers, however, fail to file claims because they’re not sure that the injury or illness they…

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How to Apply for Workers’ Comp in Columbia

Workers’ compensation is a mystery to many people across the nation. They know it’s out there, and they may ask in a joking way, “Can I get workers’ comp for this?” when they suffer a minor injury, but few actually know exactly what workers’ compensation is, how it works or what purpose it serves. When…

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Do Minor Car Accidents Need to be Reported in South Carolina?

We hear many stories about fatal accidents that involve debilitating injuries. These nightmare stories, however, are the exception to the rule. Most car accidents are minor “fender bender” type collisions with no serious injuries. Whether you get bumped in a parking lot or someone makes a mistake false start at a red light, these happen…

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Why You Need a Workers’ Comp Attorney After a Medical Exam

No one wants to be hurt on the job. Not only can it lead to time off and less work, but getting hurt could potentially result in some tough mental and emotional issues down the line. It is therefore very important that you take all the proper steps to protect yourself during the workers’ compensation…

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Worker’s Comp in South Carolina: What You Need to Know

Workers’ compensation is a vital part of our employment law. These laws and regulations exist specifically to ensure that when a worker becomes sick or injured in the course of work, that their needs are covered and they are able to properly heal and regain control of their lives. Unfortunately, too many people aren’t educated…