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1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation and Employment Discrimination for South Carolina on
Q: I was injured at work sat and fired Mon. She won't report my shoulder arm injury. I'm hurt and scared. What do I do?

She tried to make it that I quit. She said I accept your notice. I said I'm not giving a notice. We said this 2 or 3 times and said she wasn't going to argue and get my things and leave.

Ilene Stacey King
Ilene Stacey King answered on Jun 16, 2017

To fully answer your questions, discuss your options, and advise how to best protect your rights, more information is needed. You need to contact an experienced workers' compensation lawyer. Don't wait, because delay can make it more difficult to prove your claim or you could lose... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Workers' Compensation and Employment Discrimination for South Carolina on
Q: I was injured on the job in December 2016, it is a shoulder injury. I went to the dr that day.

The Dr put me on work restrictions, since then i was wrote up twice and terminated yesterday May 28, 2017, while still on Dr's care. Is this enough for a case? I've never had a mri or xray only a steroid shot, ibuprofen, and physical therapy.

Ilene Stacey King
Ilene Stacey King answered on May 29, 2017

You have a workers' compensation claim for your shoulder injury and it sounds like you are receiving authorized medical treatment. If you are still having problems after this long a time, an MRI might be in order and you might benefit from a referral to an orthopedic doctor. Because you have... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Employment Discrimination and Sexual Harassment for South Carolina on
Q: I was terminated after reporting sexual harassment how do I find a free consultation attorney or payment once settled
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing answered on Sep 2, 2016

Contact a member of the South Carolina Trial Lawyers who handles employment issues.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination for South Carolina on
Q: I have been working for a bank almost 14 years and I feel I didn't get the job cause of my age and other reasons.
Jeremy R. Summerlin
Jeremy R. Summerlin answered on Sep 1, 2015

I hope you consulted with a lawyer within 300 days of the discrimination, otherwise the claim in time barred.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Discrimination for South Carolina on
Q: Who do I file a complaint with for reverse discrimination? I am a Nurse working for the Department of Corrections in a h

working in a hostile work environment being harassed by another Nurseof another race??

Jeremy R. Summerlin
Jeremy R. Summerlin answered on Sep 1, 2015

If you have been discriminated against on the basis of your race, you should file a charge of discrimination with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) with 300 days of the discrimination.

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