The Law of Workers' Compensation Insurance in SC, 7th Edition - Table of Contents

Grady L. Beard, Shannon Till Poteat, Vernon R. Sumwalt, Jr., Margaret "Marti" Miles Bluestein, Allison P. Sullivan, Derrick L. Williams, M. Malissa Burnette  

Since its introduction in 1992, The Law of Workers' Compensation Insurance in South Carolina has been this State's most thorough and scholarly resource on this technical and complex area of law. With research current through May 2019, this important publication contains expert analysis of every major area of Workers' Compensation law and practice. Written with the practicing attorney in mind, The Law of Workers' Compensation Insurance in South Carolina, Seventh Edition, is comprehensive, meticulously researched, practical and affordable.

Our distinguished authors and editors have more than 100 years of combined experience in the practice of workers' compensation law in South Carolina, representing Employees, Employers, Insurance Carriers, and Regulators. In this Seventh Edition, they have taken great care to ensure that the material is presented in a thorough, accurate, and balanced manner that will appeal to both Claimants' and Defendants' attorneys. Also, new for this Seventh Edition, the authors invited Malissa Burnette to author a new chapter on employment law issues relating to workers' compensation. 

Summary of Contents
Chapter 1: Practice and Procedure 
Chapter 2: Persons Covered 
Chapter 3: Accident 
Chapter 4: Arising Out of Employment 
Chapter 5: Course of Employment 
Chapter 6: Specific Injuries 
Chapter 7: Defenses and Misconduct
Chapter 8: Benefits 
Chapter 9: Third-Party Actions 
Chapter 10: Exclusive Remedy 
Chapter 11: Occupational Diseases 
Chapter 12: Appeals 
Chapter 13: State Fund 
Chapter 14: The Social Security/Workers' Compensation Offset
Chapter 15: Medicare 
Chapter 16: Convergence of Employment Laws
                      and the Workers' Compensation Act