CAN YOU RECEIVE TEMPORARY DISABILITY FOR ATTENDING MEDICAL APPOINTMENTS AFTER YOU HAVE RETURNED TO WORK? In an unpublished opinion, the Court of Appeal for the 6th District of California ruled that Skelton was not entitled to TD after she returned Continue reading Court Determines No Temporary Disability for Missed Time During Medical Appointments
Workers’ Compensation Claim Denials Your employer’s insurance company might deny your claim if it believes that: there is insufficient evidence of an injury your injury isn’t work-related your injury is due to another job you don’t need medical treatment, or Continue reading Why Did My Claim Get Denied?
Attorneys in the workers’ compensation system understand the concept of “cumulative trauma.” But apparently policy makers do not understand the value of this concept, as they continue to threaten to roll back this long standing concept of California Workers’ Compensation Continue reading We Fight To Keep Cumulative Traumas Accepted!
Nurses, we continue to fight for you. First responders, like firefighters and police officers, who are required to protect the public, are presumed to be injured on the job when they get cancer or an infectious disease. Hospital employees, the Continue reading Hospital Employees Should Receive Protection