Essential workers continue fighting for their lives while working in increasingly hazardous conditions

  Call    Email    Text  Map As if the backbreaking work performed by farmworkers isn’t already detrimental to their health, a new study shows the devastating impact COVID-19 is having on their communities. Released by the Clinica de Salud del Valle de Salinas and the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, the study takes a Read more about Essential workers continue fighting for their lives while working in increasingly hazardous conditions[…]

Study also showed that low back injury claims have the longest delays in the system

Worker’s Comp delays in medical care result in higher costs   Call    Email    Text  Map On October 29, the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB) released a new report confirming what CAAA has been saying all along: delays in medical care result in significantly higher costs. The study, “Cost Impacts of Medical Care Delays Read more about Study also showed that low back injury claims have the longest delays in the system[…]

Layoffs, Post Terminations, Unemployment and Cumulative Trauma and Repetitive Injury Claims

  Call    Email    Text  Map Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau released a report last week detailing the historic impacts of recent economic downturns on California’s workers’ compensation system. Workers’ Compensation Insurance companies are using this pandemic as an opportunity to attack cumulative trauma and repetitive injury claims. The report notes that while overall claim Read more about Layoffs, Post Terminations, Unemployment and Cumulative Trauma and Repetitive Injury Claims[…]

Rancho Cucamonga injured workers now have protections who contract COVID-19 on the job

Rancho Cucamonga help for work injuries during the pandemic   Call    Email    Text  Map Millions of California’s essential workers can breathe a little easier now that Governor Newsom has signed an executive order protecting employees who contract COVID-19 on the job. Signed last Wednesday, May 6, the executive order establishes a rebuttable presumption for Read more about Rancho Cucamonga injured workers now have protections who contract COVID-19 on the job[…]

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