Is stress or mental injury covered under Worker’s Compensation?

If you have a mental injury caused by an extraordinary or unusual event while on the job, it may covered under Worker’s Compensation.

The South Carolina Worker's Compensation Act covers a variety of injuries that occur on the job. There are some restrictions or requirements for mental injuries.The injury must pass a two part test to determine if it is covered through worker's compensation.

For more information on if your injury is covered, please read our full blog detailing the requirements for mental injuries on the job.

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, Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, Columbia, North Myrtle Beach or North Charleston office locations.

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South Carolina Lawyer Dirk Derrick helps victims recover from car accidents, personal injury & wrongful death.