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 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.