South Carolina Code of Regulations
Chapter 67 South Carolina Workers' Compensation Commission
Article 1 Administration
67-101. South Carolina Workers' Compensation Commission, Location, Transaction of Business.
Article 2 General
67-201. Application of Regulations.
67-202. Words and Phrases, Defined.
67-203. Official Forms and Documents.
67-204. Completing Forms.
67-205. Filing with the Commission, Defined.
67-206. Filing a Claim.
67-207. Requesting a Hearing, Claimant.
67-208. Requesting a Hearing, Employer.
67-209. Computation of Time.
67-210. Parties Served.
67-211. Service of Forms and Documents.
67-213. Service of Orders, Hearing Notices, and Review Hearing Notices.
67-216. Guardian ad Litem, Appointment.
Article 3 Notices Required Under the Act
67-301. Posting Notice.
Article 4 Reports Required, Employers and Insurance Carriers
67-401. Designation of Authorized Recipient of Service and Other Demands.
67-402. Corporate Officer Rejection of the Act.
67-403. Election to Adopt the Act.
67-404. Withdrawing from the Act.
67-405. Employers and Insurance Carriers, Proof of Compliance.
67-409. Duplicate or Dual Insurance Coverage.
67-411. Employer's Report of Injury, Form 12A.
67-412. Employer's Report of Injury, Form 12M.
67-413. Periodic Report.
67-414. Status Report and Compensation Receipt.
67-415. Documentation of Insurance.
67-416. Electronic Data Interface.
67-417. Examination of Claim Files.
Article 5 Temporary Compensation
67-502. Words and Phrases, Defined.
67-503. Payment of Temporary Total and Temporary Partial Compensation.
67-504. Terminating Payment of Temporary Total or Temporary Partial Compensation During the First One Hundred Fifty Days After Employer's Notice of the Accident.
67-505. Suspending Temporary Compensation after the First One Hundred Fifty Days after the Employer's Notice of the Injury.
67-506. Terminating Temporary Compensation after the First One Hundred Fifty Days after the Employer's Notice of the Injury.
67-509. Medical Treatment While Receiving Temporary Compensation Benefits.
67-510. Unauthorized Suspension or Termination of Temporary Compensation Benefits.
Article 6 Contested Case Procedure
67-601. Hearings, Generally.
67-602. Hearings, Required Information.
67-603. Employer's Answer to a Request for Hearing, Time for Filing and Service.
67-604. General Denial to Employer's Request for Hearing.
67-605. Second Injury Fund's Answer to a Request for Hearing, Time for Filing and Service.
67-606. Employee's Wage Determination.
67-607. Hearing Notice.
67-608. Failure to Appear at a Hearing.
67-609. Withdrawing a Request for Hearing.
67-610. Continuing Obligation to Update, Request for Hearing, and Answer.
67-611. Pre-hearing Brief.
67-612. Admission of Expert's Report as Evidence.
67-613. Postponement or Adjournment of the Scheduled Hearing.
67-614. Hearing Costs.
67-615. Transcripts of Hearings.
Article 7 Review and Hearing
67-701. Requesting Commission Review of the Hearing Commissioner's Decision.
67-702. Filing Fee.
67-703. Appeals without Merit.
67-704. Notice of Review Hearing.
67-705. Briefs, Filing and Service.
67-706. Oral Argument.
67-707. Additional and Newly Discovered Evidence.
67-709. Commission Review, Procedure.
67-710. Settlement of a Claim Pending Review.
67-712. Requesting Higher Court Review.
Article 8 Settlements, Procedures
67-801. Settlement of the Claim, General.
67-802. Settlement, Form 16, Form 16A.
67-803. Settlement by Agreement and Final Release.
67-804. Informal Conference.
67-805. Third Party Settlements.
Article 9 Procedure for Claim Involving A Fatality
67-901. Notification that a Fatality has Occurred, Required.
67-902. Discovery of Beneficiaries.
67-903. Fatality, Statement on Liability Required.
67-904. Employer Accepts Liability, Procedure.
67-905. Employer Denies Liability, Procedure.
Article 10 Occupational Disease, Procedure, and Waiver of Claim
67-1001. Parties, Generally.
67-1002. Occupational Disease, Waiver of Claim.
Article 11 Scheduled Losses
67-1101. Total or Partial Loss or Loss of Use of a Member, Organ, or Part of the Body.
67-1102. Loss of Hearing.
67-1103. Amputation of Finger or Toe.
67-1104. Health Care for Injury Resulting in Hernia.
67-1105. Loss of Vision.
Article 12 Attorney Practice and Fees
67-1201. Appearances Before the Commission.
67-1202. Attorney's Letter of Representation.
67-1203. Withdrawing Representation.
67-1204. Reporting Attorneys Fees for Approval.
67-1205. Determining a Reasonable Fee.
67-1207. Collection of Attorney's Fee in a Lump Sum.
Article 13 Medical Reports, Physician's Fees and Hospital Charges
67-1301. Medical Reports.
67-1302. Maximum Allowable Payments to Medical Practitioners.
67-1303. Payments for Hospital Inpatient Services.
67-1304. Payments for Hospital Outpatient Services and Ambulatory Surgical Centers.
67-1305. Medical Bill Review.
67-1306. Medical Advisory Committees.
67-1307. Rehabilitation Professionals.
67-1308. Communication Between Parties And Health Care Providers.
Article 14 Enforcement Proceedings
67-1401. Fines, Assessment and Review.
67-1402. Unqualified Self-Insured Employer, Prosecution.
67-1404. Order and Rule to Show Cause, Hearings.
Article 15 Self-Insurance
67-1501. Self-Insurance, Application.
67-1502. Self-Insurance, Granting the Privilege and Providing Proof of Compliance.
67-1503. Proof of Compliance, Excess Insurance.
67-1504. Proof of Compliance, Reserve Account, and Other Accounts.
67-1505. Proof of Compliance, Surety Bond.
67-1506. Proof of Compliance, Securities Pledge.
67-1507. Proof of Compliance, Irrevocable Letter of Credit.
67-1508. Effective Date of R.67-1503.
67-1509. The Self-Insurance Program, Amendments to and Renewal of.
67-1510. Financial Analysis and Reports.
67-1512. Voluntary Withdrawal from a Self-Insurance Program and Cancellation of a Member's Self-Insurance Privileges.
67-1513. Revocation Proceedings.
67-1514. Self-Insurance Tax.
67-1515. Confidentiality of Information.
67-1516. Municipalities and Political Subdivisions.
Article 16 Average Weekly Wage, Compensation Rate, and Payment
67-1601. Expenses Incurred in Receiving Medical Treatment, Reimbursement.
67-1602. Payment of Compensation.
67-1603. Calculating the Compensation Rate.
67-1605. Lump Sum Payment.
67-1606. Lump Sum Payment in a Claim Involving a Fatality.
Article 17 Repeal and Adoption
67-1701. Repeal of Existing Regulations and Adoption of Articles 1 through 17, Inclusive.
Article 18 Mediation
67-1802. Mediation Required with Certain Claims.
67-1803. Mediation Requested by Parties.
67-1804. Selection of Mediator and Required Schedule.
67-1805. Parties Represented.
67-1806. Mediation Communications Confidential.
67-1807. Expense of Mediation.
67-1809. Forms Required Upon Completion.