What is the maximum value that I can receive for each body part injured?

The maximum value that you can receive in your workers’ compensation claim depends on the body part that is injured. An injury to the shoulder is assigned a different value than an injury to the leg. Here are some of the maximum weeks of compensation benefits that you can receive under SC 42-9-30.

  • Shoulder: 300 weeks
  • Arm: 220 weeks
  • Hand: 185 weeks
  • Foot: 140 weeks
  • Leg: 195 weeks
  • Hip: 280 weeks
  • Eye: 140 weeks
  • Thumb: 65 weeks
  • Back: Up to 500 weeks
  • Disfigurement: 50 weeks

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