Immunity from Coronavirus Liability: A Solution in Search of a Problem

News coverage of a potential third coronavirus stimulus bill and general coverage of businesses’ efforts to operate in this new pandemic environment contain numerous references to efforts by the business…

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South Carolina Coronavirus Cases Continue to Rise

While South Carolina’s economy has been reopening following coronavirus restrictions and the news related to COVID-19 has generally been positive, troubling reports have started to appear in recent days.  On…

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Steinberg Law Firm Cases That Made a Difference: Curiel v. Environmental Management Services

Steinberg Law Firm Cases That Made a Difference: Curiel v. Environmental Management Services

The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Act provides that all injured workers, including minors and aliens, are entitled to benefits through the workers’ compensation system. However, that does not necessarily stop…

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South Carolina Workers’ Compensation and Coronavirus: Light Duty Workers Entitled to Benefits During Coronavirus Pandemic

Any employee who was working light duty but now cannot do so due to the coronavirus is entitled to temporary total disability payments through South Carolina workers’ compensation. Workers’ compensation…

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South Carolina Workers Compensation and Coronavirus

S.C Legislators Continue to Push for Greater Workers’ Compensation Protections for Healthcare Workers and Essential Employees Who Contract COVID-19

New reporting suggests that addressing the coronavirus in South Carolina and other states in the South could be difficult as states move to lift restrictions on movement and businesses.  The…

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Coronavirus Concerns: Fired for Filing South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Claim

While understandable that employees are worried about losing their jobs during the coronavirus crisis, employees should know that their jobs are protected if they are injured on the job and…

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