GOING AND COMING RULE
The Going To And Coming From Rule In South Carolina Workers’ Compensation
Generally speaking a worker that is traveling home from work or into work is not covered under South Carolina Workers’ Comp. However, with every general rule there are always exceptions .
This “rule” is no different. Under South Carolina Workers’ Compensation law, an injured workers going into work or coming home from work may be covered if one of the exceptions is met.
Exceptions To The Going And Coming Rule
Under South Carolina Workers’ Compensation law, the Courts have recognized five (5) exceptions to the going and coming rule: