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: 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...
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Cases on Retaliation for Reporting Workplace Injuries Doubled in Last Decade .
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...
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...