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California: The Right to Select the Specialty of the Panel QME: Whose Choice Is It Anyways?
Posted on 26 Jul 2012 by Calif. WCAB Noteworthy Panel Decisions Reporter

Lexis.com subscribers can link to the citations below. Prior to the passage of Senate Bill 899, both sides maintained the right to select their own QME. Inherent in the use of “battling QME’s” was also the right to decide what type... Read More

Washington: Worker’s “Innocent Misrepresentation” Leads to Erroneous Benefit Payments for Seven Years
Posted on 16 Sep 2016 by Thomas A. Robinson

Where an “unknown person” assisted an injured worker complete a report of injury soon after the work-related incident and, because of a language barrier and the fact that the worker was heavily medicated at the time, the form indicated the... Read More

California: The Right to Select the Specialty of the Panel QME: Whose Choice Is It Anyways?
Posted on 26 Jul 2012 by Calif. WCAB Noteworthy Panel Decisions Reporter

Lexis.com subscribers can link to the citations below. Prior to the passage of Senate Bill 899, both sides maintained the right to select their own QME. Inherent in the use of “battling QME’s” was also the right to decide what type... Read More

CA: DWC Proposes Amendments To Benefit Notice Regulations For Comment
Posted on 26 Aug 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Oakland, CA (CompNewsNetwork) - The Division of Workers' Compensation has posted an online forum for members of the public to use to review and comment on a draft of proposed revisions to the benefit notice regulations contained in Title 8, California... Read More