If you have an injury from a work accident that heals completely in a short time and you miss no work, and your employer's insurance carrier gives appropriate medical care and provides pharmaceuticals as needed, you may not need a workers' compensation attorney.
On the other hand, if your injury is serious enough to keep you out of work for more than 1 week, or is expected to leave you with a permanent limitation or impairment, you will be at a disadvantage unless you are familiar with the Workers' Compensation statutes, regulations, case law, and procedures.
An insurance adjuster has no legal or ethical duty to look out for your best interests. An experienced Workers' Compensation Attorney can make sure you receive all benefits to include compensation and medical treatment now, and in the future, if applicable.
Myrtle Beach Personal Injury Attorneys at The Derrick Law Firm have over 29 years of experience in personal injury law including workers' compensation, auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip and falls, wrongful death, and insurance claims.
Voted Best Attorney by the readers of the Horry Independent and Myrtle Beach Herald, The Derrick Law Firm will work to get you the full value of your case.
Have You Been Injured On The Job?
If you've been hurt at your job you need to speak with an experienced workers' compensation attorney as soon as possible. Please contact us online or call our Conway, South Carolina office directly at 843.484.0707 to schedule your free consultation. We are also able to meet clients at our Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, Mt. Pleasant, Columbia, North Myrtle Beach or North Charleston office locations.