Oct 20 Governor Brown Vetoes AB 570, Citing Gender Discrimination Oct 3 CAAA Workers' Compensation Newsletter Sep 13 Attorney Alan L. Wax Speaking at 2017 CWCDAA Annual Winter Conference Sep 11 CA Labor & Workforce Development Agency Responds to Trump Repeal of DACA Sep 8 California Labor Commissioner Throws ICE Agents out of Offices Jun 12 Law Offices of Wax & Wax Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Three Long-Term Employees May 23 How to Use an Emergency Eyewash Station May 11 $40 Million Workers' Compensation Scam in Orange County Five Workers' Compensation Myths Most people don't seriously think about workers' compensation until an accident has occurred and they're ... Choosing Your Workers' Compensation Attorney the If you've been seriously hurt while on the job, it can be difficult to know what your options are and who to ... What to Do If Your Claim Is Denied Has your workers’ compensation claim been fully or partially denied ? Are you concerned you won’t get the ... Chemical Exposure on the Job: What You Need to Know On-the-job exposure to harmful chemicals is a serious problem that’s happening in workplaces throughout the U.S. ... 2017 (14 posts) October (2 posts) September (3 posts) June (1 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 (4) In the News (3) Workers' Compensation (35) Recent Posts Most Popular Archives Categories Blog Posts in July, 2016 Blog Home Worker's Comp Claims Can Hang On A Word Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 18-Jul-2016 Just how sensitive are workers' compensation claims once contested by a claimant or employer? As Business Insurance reports, a number of major California workers' comp cases this year came down to the interpretation of a single word or phrase. Take the case of Travelers Casualty & Surety Co. et al. v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board and Mark Dreher. The claimant was a ... Share This Post: Continue Reading New Lawsuit Claims CA Workers' Comp Discriminates Against Women Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 11-Jul-2016 A new lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court asserts that our state's workers' compensation system discriminates against women. As CBS Los Angeles reports, the suit contends that medical evaluators and guidelines rely on stereotypes that diminish the gravity of female worker injuries, resulting in fewer benefits. The suit, which is seeking class-action status, was filed by a ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.