Back Injury

workers’ compensation We Handle Workers’ Compensation for Back Injury Bernstein and Bernstein in Columbia, SC handles workers’ compensation for back injury. A workplace injury can cause long-term pain and sometimes disability. We  can assist you in filing your workers’ compensation claim. Back injuries can be anywhere from the neck to the tailbone. They can involve the muscle, ligaments, spine […]

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

workers’ compensation Workers Compensation for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is often a workers’ compensation injury.  Bernstein and Bernstein can assist you in filing your workers’ compensation claim. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is often the result of repetitive motion or stress of the wrist.  It has been linked to the workplace on many different occasions. […]

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

workers’ compensation Workers Compensation for Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Many workers experience a condition called Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), also know as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS).  This syndrome can arise after experiencing an injury to the nerves of soft tissue and then leaving the injury untreated.  Over time, RSD causes chronic pain in one or […]

Traumatic Brain Injury

workers’ compensation Workers’ Compensation for Traumatic Brain Injury A traumatic brain injury that occurs on the job is considered a workers’ compensation injury. Bernstein and Bernstein can assist you in filing your workers’ compensation claim. Workplace accidents are a common cause of brain injuries. Whether due to a physical blow to the head or exposure […]

Social Security Disability Insurance

workers’ compensation Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a safety net to fall back on should you become disabled.  Research shows that a 20-year-old worker has a 30% chance of becoming disabled during his/her working life. You can apply for SSDI immediately after you become disabled; however there is a 5 month waiting period to […]

Supplemental Security Income

workers’ compensation Applying for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in South Carolina can be a complex process.  The attorneys at Bernstein and Bernstein can help you file an SSI claim or assist with any appeals that might be necessary. The Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program makes payments to people with limited income and resources if they have […]