Five Recent Workers’ Comp Cases You Should Know About (7/22/2011) – Blacksmith Fails to Establish Chronic Paranoid Schizophrenia Mental-Mental Claim

Larson's Spottlight on Mental-Mental Claim, Suicide, Third Party Settlement, Disfigurement, and Undocumented Worker. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers' Compensation Law, has compiled the...

The Real McCoy: Is a “Mental-Physical” Injury Compensable?

How the California 4th DCA Muddies the Water in County of San Bernardino vs. WCAB (McCoy) 203 Cal. App.4th 1469 , 138 Cal. Rptr.3d 328, 77 Cal. Comp. Cases 219 (2012) By Robert G. Rassp, Esq. An employee has a pre-existing history of migraine headaches. He gets a job with the County of San Bernardino...

The Real McCoy: Is a “Mental-Physical” Injury Compensable?

How the California 4th DCA Muddies the Water in County of San Bernardino vs. WCAB (McCoy) 203 Cal. App.4th 1469 , 138 Cal. Rptr.3d 328, 77 Cal. Comp. Cases 219 (2012) By Robert G. Rassp, Esq. An employee has a pre-existing history of migraine headaches. He gets a job with the County of San Bernardino...