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Laws Affecting Workers’ Compensation in California

In 2018, there were several bills signed into California law that impact workers’ compensation. These laws will have an effect on the workers’ compensation industry in many different ways. An explanation of these new laws and how they will impact California employees...

Workers’ Compensation and Lost Wages

If you have been injured at work in the state of California, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries under the California Workers’ Compensation Act. Along with medical bills, you may be able to also get paid for the time you are unable to work because of...

The Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board

The Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB) is a judicial body made up of seven members. The Governor of California appoints these members and they are then confirmed into office by the state Senate. The Appeals Board is granted its judicial powers through the...

The Most Common Types of Workers’ Comp Claims

Sprains, puncture wounds, and fractures are among the most common reasons for filing a California workers’ compensation claim California workers’ compensation claims are filed for a variety of reasons. Different kinds of injuries may trigger claims for different kind...

What Does Workers Compensation Cost My Employer?

If you are currently pursuing a claim for workers compensation benefits due to a work-related injury, then you may be wondering how much your case will cost your employer.  Of course, every case is different and thus will impact your employer financially in different...

Why Would I Need a Lawyer for a Workers’ Comp Case?

An experienced workers’ compensation lawyer can help injured workers resolve cases involving permanent disabilities or disputed facts Not every worker’s compensation case requires the intervention of a lawyer. When workers’ compensation insurance companies provide...

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