May 23 How to Use an Emergency Eyewash Station May 11 $40 Million Workers' Compensation Scam in Orange County Apr 18 What Is and Isn't Eligible for Workers' Compensation Apr 5 How To Dispute An Impairment Rating In A California Workers' Comp Claim Mar 28 Filing Workers' Comp: A Step-by-Step Guide Mar 7 Work-Related Car Accidents Jan 26 Occupational Hearing Loss Jan 10 Chemical Exposure on the Job: What You Need to Know "Can I Receive Workers' Comp Benefits Permanently?" "How long can I receive benefits?" This question is usually on the forefront of injured worker's minds ... Do You Need an Attorney For a Work-Related Injury? The Laws and Regulations have dramatically changed in workers’ compensation. The changes that have occurred have ... California's Weekly Average Wage Rises The California Workers’ Compensation Institute has reported that the State Average Weekly Wage increased slightly ... New Lawsuit Claims CA Workers' Comp Discriminates Against Women A new lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court asserts that our state's workers' compensation system ... 2017 (8 posts) May (2 posts) April (2 posts) March (2 posts) January (2 posts) 2016 (25 posts) December (1 posts) November (2 posts) October (2 posts) September (2 posts) August (2 posts) July (2 posts) June (3 posts) May (2 posts) April (2 posts) March (2 posts) February (3 posts) January (2 posts) 2015 (5 posts) December (2 posts) November (2 posts) October (1 posts) Firm News (2) Workers' Compensation (31) Recent Posts Most Popular Archives Categories Blog Posts in April, 2016 Blog Home Did Workers' Comp Insurers Hack Claimant Personal Data? Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 25-Apr-2016 Just how far are workers' compensation insurers willing to go to not have to pay benefits? According to a new federal lawsuit filed in California, they'll resort to hacking the personal information of their claimants. As Business Insurance reports, the lawsuit is based on the case of Adela Gonzalez, who hired an LA law firm to represent her workers' compensation suit. Gonzalez claims ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Report: Workers' Compensation Costs in CA Falling Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 18-Apr-2016 According to the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau, the overall cost of workers' comp to California employers has dropped since 2012. The finding also comes with the data that suggests, despite the decline, that cash benefits for injured claimants has improved. As the Sacramento Bee reports, the fall in employer costs is likely due to 2012 legislation aimed at this precise ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.