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What happens if your employer argues against your claim?

Workers' compensation is something that should not even be a question in cases of injury on the job. It's ridiculous to think that some hardworking individuals would have to fight with their employers or their workers' compensation insurance companies to get the benefits they so rightly deserve.

Get workers' compensation if you've been hurt on the job

Imagine going to work every day and knowing that there are hazards all around you. For the most part, you and your colleagues are familiar with the hazards and have been trained to avoid them. You always wear your personal protective gear, and you make sure to communicate well to avoid accidents.

Employers who won't file injury claims are breaking the law

If your employer is refusing to help you file a claim for workers' compensation, you may feel that you are in a no-win situation. If you keep pressing for the claim, you worry that you could lose your job in the future. If you don't keep pressing for the claim, you'll suffer the financial consequences.

Brief overview of workers' compensation

Workers' compensation is a form of insurance that is purchased by employers throughout South Carolina and the rest of the country. Each state has its own workers' compensation laws and system that employers must enter into based on the number of employees on their payroll. Today, we will take a brief look at workers' compensation regulations so you have an understanding of the law.

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