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CA: Insurance Group Opposes Presumption for Hospital Employees, Injured Worker Access to EAMS

SACRAMENTO, CA - The Association of California Insurance Companies (ACIC) has notified lawmakers of their opposition to the following workers' compensation bills: AB 1994 , which would establish a presumption for hospital employees. ACIC states that establishing a presumption of compensability...

CA: Petition for Reconsideration With Incorrect Case Numbers Found Timely Filed

Demetrio Pantoja v. SGN Construction WCAB Procedure--EAMS--WCAB found that defendant's petition for reconsideration electronically filed on 4/22/2009 with incorrect case numbers (legacy numbers rather than ADJ numbers, as required by EAMS) was timely filed even though petition was not accepted...