Who Is Covered by Workers’ Compensation In South Carolina?

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In South Carolina, most employers with four or more employees are required to have workers’ compensation insurance. If you suffer from a job-related injury or illness, your employer’s insurance will provide coverage in most cases for the incident which caused the injury, even if you are at fault. The employer’s insurance company may try to deny or limit workers’ compensation benefits to injured workers. The law offices of Anderson, Moore, Bailey & Nowell handle workers’ compensation claims in the state of South Carolina. Our attorneys can guide you through the process to help get your claim moving if your employer contests...

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Spartanburg attorney Mark Nowell presented with Client Distinction Award

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Notable award presented to Spartanburg Attorney Mark Nowell. Spartanburg attorney Mark Nowell was recently presented with the Martindale-Hubbell® Client Distinction Award. This honor has been made possible by Attorney Nowell’s clients who have taken the time to provide feedback in the areas of communications ability, responsiveness, quality of service, and value for money. Less than 4% of the 900,000+ attorneys listed on martindale.com and lawyers.com have been awarded this Martindale-Hubbell® honor of distinction. According to the Martindale-Hubbell® website, "Client Review Ratings use a simple one-page survey with four main questions for you to assess communication ability, quality of service, responsiveness and value...

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How should I be compensated if I’ve been injured by someone? – Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have been injured in a car accident, slip and fall, injured at work, or any other injury, you may want to consider how much these injuries have cost you monetarily, physically and emotionally. You may want to think about, possibly with the assistance of a personal injury lawyer, what the case may be worth to you and whether you should seek compensation for damages. In a personal injury case, damages are paid by the person or company (defendant) responsible for the injuries to the injured person (plaintiff). Damage awards are usually negotiated with the parties involved in the accident,...

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Workers’ Compensation: 4 things every employee should know.

Workers' Compensation laws were enacted in the early 20th century in South Carolina and other US states to expedite the process for injured workers to receive compensation for job related injuries.  Most businesses, including those with four or more employees, are required by law to carry Workers' Compensation Insurance. Below are a few things employees should remember about Workers' Compensation: 1. You should verify that your employer has insurance. Most employers with 4 or more employees are required to have workers' compensation insurance. There are a few exceptions, visit the South Carolina Workers' Compensation Commission website to learn more. It's a good...

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