What Should I Do If My South Carolina Workers’ Comp Claim Was Denied?
The South Carolina workers’ compensation system provides benefits to employees injured on the job. Workers’ compensation laws specify that unless the employer is exempt from carrying insurance, any work-related injury to an employee should be covered if it occurs in the workplace or in the scope of employment. You may have questions about why workers’ comp would deny a claim. Many injured workers in South Carolina who have valid injury claims are initially denied workers’ comp benefits. Was your workers’ comp claim denied? If so, you need to understand your legal options and how to appeal a denial of a workers’ compensation claim.