If you are hurt at work and file a workers' compensation claim, you are entitled to all necessary medical treatment that is likely to lessen your work disability or injury.
Workers' compensation generally pays for surgery, hospitalization, medical supplies, prosthetic devices, and prescriptions related to the injuy suffered while at work.
Keep in mind that in order to receive these benefits you must go to the doctor chosen by your employer or its insurance representative.
Have You Been Injured On The Job?
If you've been hurt at your job you can speak with a workers' compensation lawyer. Please contact us online or call our Charleston, South Carolina office directly at 843.488.2359 to schedule your consultation. We are also able to meet clients at our Conway, Florence, Myrtle Beach, Murrells Inlet, Mt. Pleasant, North Myrtle Beach or North Charleston office locations.