From the seemingly minor to the catastrophic, workers' compensation insurance covers a wide variety of physical injuries, ailments and illnesses. Our attorneys can help you review the state's literature and resources pertaining to workers' comp, and then help you pursue maximum compensation. To learn more, please call Whetstone Perkins & Fulda at 803-799-9400.
Is My Work Injury Covered?
In South Carolina, workers' compensation law applies to most types of injuries, such as:
- Repetitive stress injuries
- Brain injury
- Spinal cord injury
- Amputation/loss of limb
- Lung cancer
These are just some of the examples. There are many others. In your free consultation with our attorneys, we have the resources to determine whether your injury qualifies for benefits. Then, we will work to maximize the amount of money you can recover for your work injury. After all, you should not have to deal with extreme financial burdens on top of the pain and inconvenience of your injury.
Deciding What to Do Next
Although you can file for workers' compensation benefits on your own, you should seriously consider hiring our attorneys to advocate for you. The seemingly endless amount of paperwork can be handled by our attorneys. Plus, we already know how the system works, so we can anticipate obstacles and issues on the path to recovering compensation and advise you accordingly.
Depending on the nature of your injuries, compensation may be provided for things such as proper medical care, surgery, rehabilitation and replacement of lost wages. You deserve to have the adequate medical care you need to make your best possible recovery. Workers' comp exists to help you access such medical care for injuries related to your job duties.
To schedule a free consultation in South Carolina, please call Whetstone Perkins & Fulda, at 803-799-9400. We serve areas across the state, including Myrtle Beach, Kingstree and Columbia.