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 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.