Workers Compensation Information
Workers' Compensation in South Carolina
While you already do your best to keep the workplace safe for your employees, injuries and illness may still happen. The protection provided by workers' compensation insurance can help mitigate the economic effects of work-related illnesses and injuries.
Your worker's compensation insurance may help cover lost wages and medical costs if one of your employees suffers a work-related illness or injury. In many states, businesses must carry this coverage. Contact the Dotterer Insurance Agency in Summerville, South Carolina, today to learn more about this essential coverage and get the workers' compensation insurance you need.
What Does Workers' Compensation Insurance Cover?
Workers' compensation insurance helps pay for work-related injuries and illnesses, with coverage for the following:
Work-related injury or illness lawsuits
Missed wages while an employee recovers
Compensation for fatal illnesses or injuries
How Much Does Workers' Compensation Insurance Cost?
Your insurance company may consider the following factors to help determine your workers' compensation premiums:
The location of your company
Your total annual payroll
The type of work performed by your employees
Your company's claims history
As your company establishes a track record of workplace safety over time, your workers' compensation premiums may decrease.
Learn More About Workers' Compensation Insurance
Workers' compensation insurance provides essential coverage for your employees while protecting your business from potential liability. At the Dotterer Insurance Agency, we are ready to help your company get the coverage it needs. Contact your agent to discuss your workers' compensation options today.