Covid-19 and Workers' Compensation: What Workers Need to Know

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Workers’ compensation cases can be relatively simple: A worker falls off a ladder, breaks a leg and can’t work for a few months. COVID-19 cases are much more complicated; however, because you must prove that you contracted the virus while you were at work and not outside of work. Often, putting together the pieces of this legal puzzle requires the services of an experienced and knowledgeable attorney.

Golf Cart Accidents on the Rise in South Carolina

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For many people, a golf cart is an energy-efficient and reliable method of transportation, for short trips. It is a fun and convenient way to make a quick trip to a nearby pool, beach, restaurant, visit a friend in the neighborhood, or just get out and get some fresh air on a sunny Lowcountry day.

Injured and Over 50? Why You Need an Attorney in Your Corner

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If you are injured in any type of accident, it’s a good idea to seek the services of an experienced attorney. If you have passed the age of 50, it’s even more important to have someone on your side with the knowledge to help you navigate the legal system and avoid the obstacles that might keep you from obtaining the reimbursement you require to pay for your medical bills and other expenses related to your pain, suffering and inconvenience.

Have a Home with Defective Construction? Steinberg Law Firm Explains What to Do

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A few years after you moved into what you thought would be your dream home, you notice water stains below windows or on the ceiling with what you expect is rot and mold hidden behind the drywall. Even worse, all your builder provided was a long-expired warranty program and a complicated contract with an arbitration provision. Your dream home has become a nightmare, and there’s nothing you can do about it. Not true, according to Elliotte Quinn, an attorney who focuses on construction defects.

Unpacking Workers' Compensation

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Attorney Irving Steinberg was already fighting to protect the rights of Charleston-area employees when the workers’ compensation program was established nearly 100 years ago. His law firm, which opened its doors in 1927, is still determined to make certain its clients receive fair treatment when they are injured on the job.

South Carolina Workers Compensation and Coronavirus

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Are you a healthcare employee or another essential worker still on the job during the Covid-19 crisis? If the nature of your job forces you to engage in close contact with other people, you have an increased risk of contracting the virus and missing work. The Steinberg Law Firm, a personal injury law firm with offices in Charleston, Goose Creek and Summerville, wants you to know that you may qualify for workers’ compensation benefits after contracting the coronavirus.