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South Carolina Workers Compensation Attorneys

Serving Workers Compensation Claimants

Work accidents and on-the-job injuries can occur when least expected.  Sometimes, they can have life-altering and devastating effects on the injured worker and his/her family.  Work injuries can include the following: 

  • Back, Neck, & Head Injuries
  • Brain & Spinal Cord Injuries, Closed-Head Trauma
  • Shoulder, Arm, & Hand Injuries
  • Hip, Leg, Knee, & Foot Injuries
  • Repetitive Motion Injuries (Bending, Lifting, etc.)
  • Brain Damage
  • Death
  • Scarring
  • Occupational Diseases (Asbestosis, Brown Lung, etc.)
  • Chemical Exposures
  • Burn Injuries

South Carolina law establishes a system for workers compensation benefits for workers who are injured on the job or become sick as a result of work-related exposures and/or injuries.  Young & Thurmond, LLC can help injured workers with legitimate claims. We are the best lawyers in Aiken, South Carolina, to help you with your workers compensation claim. We carefully review every case and gather evidence to recover any benefits for which the injured worker qualifies.  For assistance, please call us at (803) 649-0000 or email us below.

Recoverable Benefits

Benefits which can be obtained in South Carolina for workers compensation claims include the following:

  • Portion of past and future lost wages
  • Medical treatment 
  • Mileage expenses to medical treatment
  • Indemnity benefits for medically assigned impairments and resulting impact on worker

In some cases, complicated issues can arise in a workers compensation claim.  For example, if you are not able to return to work in what you were doing or in similarly paying jobs, you will need to optimize your workers’ compensation benefits in a way to address the future loss of income. Another is that if you begin receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits after your severe work injury, those SSDI benefits may be reduced if you receive workers’ compensation benefits. A lawyer can help you with these and other issues on your workers compensation case in the most beneficial way to you.  For assistance with your workers compensation case, call Young & Thurmond, LLC at (803) 649-0000 or email us below.