California Workers' Comp News Roundup (1/23/2012) - Powered by Larson's

CA: CHSWC Posts Draft Report on Impact of AMA-Based PDRS in California . CA: CHSWC Posts Memo on Requirement for Insurer Review of Employer's IIPP . CA: CHSWC Approves Report on Medical Care Provided Under Calif. WC Program . CA: CHSWC Posts 2011 Annual Report on CHSWC Systems . CA: CHSWC...

California Workers' Comp News Roundup (2/6/2012) - Powered by Larson's

CA: RAND Releases Report on California Injury, Illness Prevention Program . CA: CWCI Report Based on NAIC Data Shows Insurer Profitability Improved in 2010 . CA: DWC Posts Reports on Alternative Dispute Resolution/Carve Out Program . CA: DWC Posts Fee Schedule Changes for Outpatient Hosp/Ambulatory...

State-by-State Workers' Comp News Powered by Larson's (7/29/2013)

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL AND STATE NEWS: Cases on Retaliation for Reporting Workplace Injuries Doubled in Last Decade . Humana...

California: Changes to FEHA Pose New Liability Risks in Workers’ Compensation Cases

By Elizabeth Ashley Stonhaus, Schmit Law Offices Employers face increasing liability in the wake of California’s 2013 amendments to its disability discrimination regulations, since the provisions have contributed to a growing overlap between liability under the Fair Employment and Housing Act...

California: The Critical Nature of Compensable Consequences

As the reform provisions of SB863 kick into high gear, parties are grappling with a variety of challenges. One of the more complex and intriguing issues for practitioners is identifying and processing injuries that are compensable consequences of the original industrial injury. This is an extremely...