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 May, 2016 Blog Home How Do I Prepare For An IME? Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 20-May-2016 When there are issues or disputes over your workers’ compensation benefits, you’ll be asked to undergo an independent medical exam (IME). These exams are done by the doctor your employer or employer’s insurance company hires – he or she will ask you about your condition, the accident, and the extent of your impairment. Because the outcome of an IME can significantly impact ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Report: CA Workers' Comp Opioid Prescriptions Still Prominent, Decreasing Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 9-May-2016 The prescription of opioid painkillers has become a disturbingly common part of workers' compensation benefits, especially here in California. A new report from California Workers' Compensation Institute has found that, while opioid prescriptions remain a prominent part of California's workers' comp system, the number of prescriptions overall is decreasing. As Business Insurance ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.