May 20 Common Workers' Compensation Misconceptions May 13 What Are the Penalties for Workers' Compensation Fraud? May 6 Can I Retire While On Workers' Compensation? May 2 Why You Need Workers' Comp Insurance for Your Domestic Employee Apr 24 What to Do When You're Unhappy with Your Workers' Comp Doctor Apr 21 Signs of Employer Retaliation for Filing Workers' Compensation Apr 19 Workers' Comp FAQ: 5 Common Questions and Answers Apr 14 Do Independent Contractors Qualify for Workers' Compensation? Rotator Cuff Injuries - Causes, Symptoms & Treatments Rotator cuff injuries can be incredibly painful. They affect workers in a variety of industries, and could be caused by ... 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 ... What Are the Penalties for Workers' Compensation Fraud? Unexpected injuries or accidents are rampant in the workplace, and workers’ compensation benefits exist to protect ... Common Workers' Compensation Misconceptions If you have been injured at work, it is your responsibility to learn about the workers’ compensation system and ... 2019 (16 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 (103) 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.