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Chandler

(803) 644-5335
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Waterloo St. SW.
Aiken, SC 29801

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Personal Injury n Criminal Defense n Wrongful Death
Automobile & Tractor Trailer Accidents
n Workers' Compensation

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Everett K. Chandler, Esq.
Attorney and Counseler at Law

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Personal Injury n Criminal Defense n Wrongful Death
Automobile & Tractor Trailer Accidents
n Workers' Compensation

What are my rights as a worker?

If you've been injured on the job, you are entitled to a certain amount of compensation from your employer. Following is a list of rights and responsibilities as an injured worker:

  • An injured worker may have the right to receive benefits
  • An injured worker has the right to receive the medical care reasonable and necessary to treat a work-related injury or illness without any specific time limit
  • An injured worker has the right to hire an attorney to help the worker get the benefits or to help resolve disputes
  • An injured worker has the right to confidentiality
    An injured worker has the responsibility to inform his or her employer about a work-related injury or illness
  • An injured worker has the responsibility to fill out a claim form and submit it to the proper authorities
  • An injured worker has the responsibility to tell his or her doctor how the injury occurred and if it was work related