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April 2016 Blog

  • Clement Rivers, LLP Supports Kids’ Chance of SC

    Clement Rivers, LLP is proud to support Kids’ Chance of SC, a nonprofit organization that provides educational scholarships for children of South Carolina’s seriously injured workers.  Scholarship funds come from individual and corporate donations, and Kids’ Chance also hosts several fundraisers throughout the year. We at Clement Rivers, LLP are thrilled to be sponsoring an…

    Posted 4/21/2016
  • The Importance of Being Consistent

    Last week, the Supreme Court published an opinion reversing the Court of Appeals in a case called Hartzell v. Palmetto Collison.  Mr. Hartzell testified that he injured his back moving heavy equipment at work on or around February 25, 2009.  He said that he told his supervisor the next day that he was “pretty sore”…

    Posted 4/19/2016
  • Terminating TTD on Order of the Commission

    SC Code Section 42-9-260 describes the procedures that must be followed for proper termination of temporary total compensation (TTD).  Compensation may be terminated within the first 150 days basically if the Claimant has been released to return to work, and either agrees he can work, returns to work for 15 days, or refuses suitable employment. …

    Posted 4/5/2016