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 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 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 ... Worker's Comp Claims Can Hang On A Word Just how sensitive are workers' compensation claims once contested by a claimant or employer? As Business Insurance ... Understanding "Reduced Cost" CA Worker's Comp Headlines Due to a recent study from the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California, several news outlets ... 2017 (9 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 (3) Workers' Compensation (31) Recent Posts Most Popular Archives Categories Blog Posts in January, 2017 Blog Home Occupational Hearing Loss Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 26-Jan-2017 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate that occupational hearing loss affects about 22 million Americans each year. This makes it one of the most common work-related illnesses in the country! So what’s behind this growing problem? The two most common causes of occupational hearing loss are: Hazardous noise levels at work Exposure to ototoxic chemicals that can be ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Chemical Exposure on the Job: What You Need to Know Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 10-Jan-2017 On-the-job exposure to harmful chemicals is a serious problem that’s happening in workplaces throughout the U.S. So, how can you protect yourself from the potentially life-threatening effects of toxic exposure at work? Do your homework. By law, you are entitled to work in an environment that is both safe and healthy. If toxic or otherwise hazardous chemicals are present, your employer is ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.