When happens if a first responder develops PTSD because of work?

When happens if a first responder develops PTSD because of work?

November 6, 2020

The average person likely associates post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with military servicemembers.
What benefits are available to undocumented workers?

What benefits are available to undocumented workers?

November 5, 2020

There are few exceptions to the fact that undocumented immigrants are given most of the same employment rights that are provided to legal U. S. citizens.
How to handle workers’ comp claim denials

How to handle workers’ comp claim denials

November 4, 2020

California requires most employers to carry worker’s compensation insurance to pay for medical costs and in some cases a portion of lost wages.
If I’m an undocumented worker, can I get workers’ comp benefits?

If I’m an undocumented worker, can I get workers’ comp benefits?

November 3, 2020

So, that means undocumented workers can receive workers’ compensation benefits if they suffer an injury at work.
Can you request compensation if you’re injured on a lunch break?

Can you request compensation if you’re injured on a lunch break?

October 22, 2020

If they’re not sure if they qualify for workers’ comp benefits, an individual might wish to hire an attorney.
Are Latino immigrants in California eligible for workers’ comp?

Are Latino immigrants in California eligible for workers’ comp?

October 19, 2020

Latino immigrants are particularly at risk. In fact, nearly 80% of all the Latino workers who died in Florida in 2018 were immigrants.
Cellphone use in a workplace as well as a road danger

Cellphone use in a workplace as well as a road danger

October 13, 2020

Road safety advocates believe that cellphone use is behind an alarming increase in the number of distracted driving accidents in California and around the country.
Common injuries for machine shop workers

Common injuries for machine shop workers

October 9, 2020

California residents who work in machine shops know that these can be dangerous places to perform their job duties. The risks of chemical spills, fires, machine
Plumbers face many hazards while on the job

Plumbers face many hazards while on the job

October 5, 2020

If you are hurt or get sick while on the plumber job, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits.
Occupational hearing loss: the basics

Occupational hearing loss: the basics

September 25, 2020

As a worker in California, you know you’re eligible to receive compensation for job-related injuries. The latter can include noise-induced hearing loss.