Riverside Amazon Warehouse Workers impacted by COVID 19

Employees at 6 Amazon facilities in Southern California have tested positive for Corona virus including Riverside according to the Los Angeles Times Workers at six Amazon facilities in Southern California have tested positive in the last week for the virus that causes COVID-19. Four of those cases were confirmed and disclosed to workers at the Read more about Riverside Amazon Warehouse Workers impacted by COVID 19[…]

Worker’s Compensation benefits for older workers and women in Riverside California

The growth in the American workforce is being driven by older women, bringing to light new aspects of worker safety and care that must be addressed. The Bureau of Labor Statistics is projecting the number of workers 55 years and over will reach 40.6 million in 2024, meaning 1 in 4 workers will be 55 Read more about Worker’s Compensation benefits for older workers and women in Riverside California[…]

Permanent disability and apportionment claims in workers compensation Riverside and San Bernardino

Is a woman worth less than a man? California’s workers’ comp system seems to believe so. During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time rightfully dedicated to raising awareness about one of the deadliest diseases primarily affecting women, it’s important to draw attention to the fact that our system currently allows for a man’s testicles to Read more about Permanent disability and apportionment claims in workers compensation Riverside and San Bernardino[…]

Repetitive work injury and cumulative trauma news update 2019

The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB) released their “2019 State of the California Workers’ Compensation Insurance System Report” last Monday and it continues to paint a rosy picture for employers and insurance companies while workers get left in the cold. Let’s look at some of the highlights: Since 2012, employers have saved over $3 Read more about Repetitive work injury and cumulative trauma news update 2019[…]