Jul 25 Can a Workers' Compensation Claim be Reopened? Jul 17 How are Workers' Compensation Payments Calculated? Jul 8 Does Workers' Compensation Cover Employee Negligence? Jun 24 Can I Sue My Employer for a Workplace Injury? Jun 17 Can I Get Workers' Compensation for Depression? Jun 10 Can I Choose My Own Doctor for a Workers' Compensation Claim? May 20 Common Workers' Compensation Misconceptions May 13 What Are the Penalties for Workers' Compensation Fraud? Can I Retire While On Workers' Compensation? Every employee looks forward to the day they can finally retire and look back on all of their years of hard work and ... Signs of Employer Retaliation for Filing Workers' Compensation As an employee who was injured on the job, you are within your full rights to pursue workers’ compensation for ... How are Workers' Compensation Payments Calculated? One of the most common questions work injury victims ask is: “How much is my claim worth?” Although it is ... Can a Workers' Compensation Claim be Reopened? When a workers’ compensation claim is resolved, the intention is that the provided benefits will provide adequate ... 2019 (22 posts) July (3 posts) June (3 posts) May (4 posts) April (5 posts) February (4 posts) January (3 posts) 2018 (42 posts) December (3 posts) November (3 posts) October (3 posts) September (3 posts) August (5 posts) July (4 posts) June (5 posts) May (3 posts) April (3 posts) March (3 posts) February (3 posts) January (4 posts) 2017 (41 posts) December (3 posts) November (10 posts) October (6 posts) September (6 posts) August (4 posts) June (1 posts) May (2 posts) April (2 posts) March (2 posts) February (3 posts) January (2 posts) Construction Injuries (3) Employer Retaliation (3) Ergonomics (1) Firm News (7) Hints & Tips (8) In the News (5) Inadequate Training (3) Insurance (1) Occupational Diseases (3) Occupational Hearing Loss (1) Repetitive Stress Injuries (9) Scaffolding Accidents (1) Social Security Disability (3) Toxic Exposure (2) Workers' Compensation (109) Recent Posts Most Popular Archives Categories Blog Posts in June, 2016 Blog Home California's Weekly Average Wage Rises Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 30-Jun-2016 The California Workers’ Compensation Institute has reported that the State Average Weekly Wage increased slightly over two percent during the 2014-15 year. This will have a significant impact on disability claims and awards in the 2016 calendar year, as it will increase weekly payments awards that are tied to the State Average Weekly Wage. California workers’ compensation claims use ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Do You Need an Attorney For a Work-Related Injury? Posted By Alan J. Wax || 10-Jun-2016 The Laws and Regulations have dramatically changed in workers’ compensation. The changes that have occurred have made it tough to navigate and handle a workers’ compensation claim. When one is injured on the job, it is crucial and necessary to report the injury to one’s employer, manager, supervisor or person in charge. A special form must be completed at the time/moment of ... Share This Post: Continue Reading "Can I Receive Workers' Comp Benefits Permanently?" Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 8-Jun-2016 "How long can I receive benefits?" This question is usually on the forefront of injured worker's minds (not to mention their families') following their decision to pursue a workers' compensation claim. In most cases, successful claims provide benefits until the worker fully recovers and returns to work. But what about cases in which the injury is especially serious and the ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 3 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.