Every occupation has its risks and hazards that could potentially result in workers suffering injuries. In your case, you may work in construction and face the possibility of falling from a considerable height, having a structure collapse on top of you, suffering injuries due to equipment malfunction or any number of other serious scenarios that could easily result in your harm. Unfortunately, it only takes one accident to leave you with permanent injuries.
After involvement in an injury-causing accident on the job, you may have many questions when it comes to the potential for obtaining workers' compensation. South Dakota laws on this area differ from other areas, and therefore, you may want to ensure that you understand what you could face when seeking benefits.