Sep 27 The Most Common Types of Construction Accidents Sep 14 Repetitive Strain Injuries - Tips for Prevention Sep 3 Are Business Professionals at Risk for On-the-Job Injuries? Aug 30 3 Back Strengthening Exercises for Workers Aug 21 5 Reasons Your Workers' Comp Claim May Have Been Denied Aug 8 Assembly Member Blanca Rubio Calls for an Audit of the California Workers' Comp System Aug 3 What to Do After a Workplace Accident Aug 1 CAAA Provides Commentary on MTUS & EBM to Department of Industrial Relations Reaching MMI: What's Next According to the American Medical Association, Medical Maximum Improvement (MMI) is defined as “the point at which ... 5 Most Common Wear & Tear Injuries in the Workplace Wear and tear injuries, also known as repetitive stress injuries, develop over time and often grow worse if not treated. ... When is Sexual Harassment a Workers' Comp Claim? Nobody deserves to have their personal space or comfort violated, least of all in a professional work environment. ... Insurance Companies Seek to Weaken Cumulative Trauma Injury Claims Cumulative trauma (CT) injury claims are crucial for workers who have been hurt at work over time, not within a single ... 2018 (33 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) 2016 (24 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 (1 posts) Construction Injuries (2) Employer Retaliation (1) Ergonomics (1) Firm News (7) Hints & Tips (8) In the News (5) Inadequate Training (1) Occupational Diseases (2) Occupational Hearing Loss (1) Repetitive Stress Injuries (9) Scaffolding Accidents (1) Social Security Disability (1) Toxic Exposure (1) Workers' Compensation (81) Recent Posts Most Popular Archives Categories Blog Posts in March, 2016 Blog Home Changing Doctors in Your Workers' Comp Case Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 29-Mar-2016 Your main priority after suffering a workplace injury is to get quality medical treatment. Unfortunately, we sometimes come across doctors we find unsatisfactory – resulting in a request to change physicians. With workers’ compensation cases, however, each state has its own set of rules and guidelines regarding doctor selection that one must follow. In California, the process for ... Share This Post: Continue Reading California's Workers' Comp Appeals Process Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 8-Mar-2016 It is not uncommon to have your workers' compensation claim denied. The California workers' comp system is designed to provide stringent evaluation of each claim and even the smallest oversight can disqualify a submission. Even when workers' comp benefits are rewarded, it is possible that they do not cover the full scope of the treatment claimant needs to fully recover from their ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.