Workplace violence may also lead to injuries. A violent co-worker could seriously injure someone, which possibly opens the door to workers’ comp claims and lawsuits.
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.
PTSD was first used in 1980 by the American Psychiatric Association in conjunction with returned Vietnam War soldiers.
However, every workplace carries the risk of serious injury. If you are hurt while working, it’s important to know how workers’ compensation benefits can help you through this difficult time.
In California, the treatment of work-related injuries is governed by a medical treatment utilization schedule (MTUS).
A herniated disc also called a ruptured spinal disc, occurs when one of the discs between your spine ruptures or is knocked out of place.
When talking to IME doctors, employees don’t gain anything by talking poorly about employers or being rude.
Agricultural workers, particularly grape harvesting for California vineyards, need safe working conditions.