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SC Exotic Dancer Due Workers Comp Benefits

Exotic Dancer Deemed Employee, Entitled to SC Workers Comp Benefits For years, workers in a number of professions have been classified, paid, and treated as independent contractors. Although many workers have challenged the classification, until recently, courts have been reluctant to reclassify an independent contractor as an employee. The … [Read more...]

W.Va Mine Fatality Raises Concerns on Worker Safety, Workers Comp Death Benefits

West Virginia Mine Cited Before Fatal Mine Accident, Workers Comp Death Benefits in Question On Sunday, March 8th, a mine in West Virginia suffered a fatal accident that killed one worker and injured two others. Workers compensation questions arise, but worker safety is also seriously in question, as investigations reveal that the mine was cited … [Read more...]

SC Workers Comp Death Benefits Possible for Family of Log Truck Operator

Log Truck Driver Dies While On the Job, Family Could Get SC Workers Comp Death Benefits The driver of a logging truck died after being pinned between his vehicle and another log truck that rolled forward. The South Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating the accident. In the meantime, his family could be eligible to receive SC workers comp death … [Read more...]

SC Workers’ Comp Coverage Awarded for Slip and Fall Claims

South Carolina Supreme Court Revises SC Workers Comp Coverage, Rules Slip and Fall A Work Related Accident In January this year, the South Carolina Supreme Court reversed a lower court’s decisions regarding two slip and fall SC workers comp claims, ruling that employees are in fact entitled to workers compensation coverage in South Carolina if … [Read more...]

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