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May 2014 Blog

  • Changes to the Commuted Value Table

    The South Carolina General Assembly has just passed an amendment to the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation lump sum regulation, Regulation 67-1605.  What this means is that, in some cases, commuted values for lump sum awards may be higher than the previous values. Prior to this amendment, permanent and total disability awards paid in a lump…

    Posted 5/15/2014
  • Matt Riddle Serves on Board of Directors for Kids’ Chance of SC

    Kids’ Chance is a national nonprofit organization that provides college scholarships to children whose parents have been severely disabled or killed as a result of workplace injuries.  The South Carolina chapter has awarded over $800,000 in scholarship funds since it was founded in 1993. I have served on the Kids’ Chance of South Carolina Board…

    Posted 5/2/2014