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 October, 2016 Blog Home Report: Lawmakers Should Consider Federal Workers' Comp Intervention Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 20-Oct-2016 A new report from the Labor Department is recommending that lawmakers explore the possibility of federal oversight of our state workers' compensation systems. That recommendation comes after confirming that many of our workers' compensation programs all across the country are failing our injured workers. As NPR and ProPublica report, the Labor Department has found that, over the last ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Can I Be Fired for Filing a Workers' Comp Claim? Posted By Law Offices of Wax & Wax || 4-Oct-2016 If you have been injured on the job, you are dealing with enough. You should be focusing on your recovery, not fearing retaliation from your employer. California law recognizes this necessity and has included protections for workers who have filed workers’ compensation claims in its Labor Code. The law states: “Any employer who discharges, or threatens to discharge, or in any manner ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.