In California, the treatment of work-related injuries is governed by a medical treatment utilization schedule (MTUS).
In California, if a back injury occurs while the worker was working a shift, the worker may be able to collect worker’s compensation.
The following is an overview of the responsibilities of the employer and employee during the claim process.
There are roughly four types of machine guards. First are fixed guards and adjustable guards, both of which are permanent fixtures on machines.
Work zones can be deadly for both the employees inside them and the ones driving past them. Despite various efforts at the state level.
A recent study showed that many contractors rely on their site supervisors and job foremen to create a safety culture and train their workers about safety.
Unauthorized or undocumented workers are entitled to virtually the same workers’ comp benefits as other California workers.
In California and across the U.S., the number of people 55 and older in the labor force is increasing. In fact, it more than doubled between 1992 and 2017.