Worker’s Compensation Update in the Inland Empire

Worker’s Compensation Update in the Inland Empire April 21, 2019                                                 909-980-9703 | 951-275-9262 It is been 15 years since the major Worker’s Compensation reform of SB 899 of April 19, 2004. Not much has improved for injured workers in the inland Empire. Read more about Worker’s Compensation Update in the Inland Empire[…]

Workers Compensation Settlements in California

Workers Compensation Settlements in California There are two types of workers compensation settlements. They are called a Stipulated Finding and Award and a Compromise and Release. A Stipulated Finding and Award is an agreement which reaches the same decision that a judge would make after a trial. A Compromise and Release completely closes the case. Read more about Workers Compensation Settlements in California[…]

MPNs and Workers’ Compensation

The Fiasco Starts Here: MPNs and Workers’ Compensation in Calif. MAY 8, 2015 ~ CAAAVOICEONCOMP The Fiasco Starts Here: MPNs and Workers’ Compensation in Calif., By: Alan Gurvey, Esq., CAAA Board Member Article originally published on WorkCompCentral, May 7, 2015, and is republished here with permission. Recently I was interviewing a candidate for a vacant attorney position at our firm. I Read more about MPNs and Workers’ Compensation[…]

Workers Compensation Reform 2012 Part IV: Vocational Rehabilitation

Workers Compensation Reform 2012 Part IV: Vocational Rehabilitation. Prior to 2005, California injured workers had an excellent program of workers compensation vocational rehabilitation benefits. It included a budget for schooling, equipment, payments while you went to school, and adequate compensation for a competent counselor. In the workers compensation reform of 2004 in Senate Bill 899, Read more about Workers Compensation Reform 2012 Part IV: Vocational Rehabilitation[…]