Injured Greenville Workers Get Mileage Reimbursement Adjustment for Medical Treatment

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The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission recently increased the mileage reimbursement injured workers may claim for traveling to and from necessary medical treatment. Injured workers are now eligible to receive 54 cents per miles driven to and from medical treatment over five miles away from home.   Mileage rates for workers’ compensation benefits are based […]

Injured Greenville Workers Get Benefits Increase

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Injured workers in Greenville and across the state of South Carolina can expect to see an increase in workers’ compensation benefits in 2016, according to a decision handed down by the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission in mid-December 2015.   The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission approved a 2.3 percent increase in the maximum weekly […]

South Carolina OSHA Statistics on Occupational Injuries

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The South Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is responsible for surveying a sample of private industries, as well as state and local governments, to gather statistics regarding workplace injuries and illnesses in South Carolina.   The 2014 statistics for non-fatal injuries in private industry state that for every 100 employees, there were 2.8 […]