Category Archives: Worker’s Compensation

Top 5 Workers’ Compensation Questions

Workers’ compensation is designed to provide individuals who are injured on the job with medical benefits and the replacement of lost wages as a result of the injury. While this sounds simple enough, actual California workers’ compensation cases tend to […]

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What to Do If Your Employer Fights Your Workers’ Comp Claim

Being injured at work is difficult enough without having to deal with retaliation from your employer. However, not every employer is supportive of an employee’s decision to file a workers’ compensation claim. Although there are many ways that your employer […]

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Help With Filing a California Workers’ Compensation Claim

Being injured at work is scary, especially if your injuries are quite severe. In some cases, you may be knocked unconscious and taken to the hospital before you realize what is happening. Once you receive the medical care you need […]

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What You Need to Know About Labor Code 132a Claims

If you’ve been injured at work, you may be eligible to receive workers’ compensation benefits. However, many employers take offense when an employee files for workers’ comp benefits, and the working relationship changes. Here’s what you need to know about […]

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What to Do as the First Responder to a Work Accident

Witnessing an accident at work or being the first responder to an on-the-job accident can be stressful. Follow these simple guidelines to get the victim of the accident the medical care he or she needs as soon as possible, and […]

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How to Avoid Office Related Injuries

Office related injuries are surprisingly as common as industrial related injuries, although they may be more related to strain and repetitive motion instead of accidents. However, even minor injuries can still have a significant impact on an individual’s ability to […]

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What Are the Most Common Types of Work Injuries?

In California, work injuries happen across all types of industries. Whether you work in an office or a construction site, you are at risk for certain types of injuries. Here are the most common, and what you can do if […]

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6 Steps to Safe Lifting at Work

Jobs that require heavy lifting are hard on the back, especially for employees who have not been trained to lift properly. Proper lifting techniques can minimize back strain and on the job injuries. Follow these six easy steps to lift […]

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5 Workers’ Compensation Facts You Need to Know

If you’ve been injured on the job, going through the workers’ compensation process can seem like navigating a mine field. Here are five facts that anyone who was hurt at work needs to know.   1. Your Employer Might Not […]

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5 Things to Ask Your Workers’ Compensation Attorney

Choosing the right workers’ compensation lawyer may mean the difference between having your application approved or denied. Ask your California workers’ compensation attorney these six crucial questions to get a feel for their experience, and if they will truly be […]

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