Occupational skin diseases are the second most common type of occupation disease and, in most cases, should be covered by workers' compensation insurance in SC.
People are hurt or killed on the job every day in America, and they are usually covered by workers' compensation insurance - what about mental health injuries, though? Are mental health injuries covered by workers' compensation in SC?
Under the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRA), it is illegal for any employer to knowingly hire an undocumented immigrant.
Employers will often attempt to classify an employee as an independent contractor to avoid paying worker's compensation claims if the employee is injured on the job.