California Prison Law and the Rights of Inmates

California Prison Law and the Rights of Inmates

Many labor programs place California state prisoners in unfavorable and even toxic work environments. Fortunately, these individuals are protected under workers’ compensation law for injuries sustained on the job while incarcerated. Here’s a closer look at prisoner rights to workers’ compensation.

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6 Common Mistakes That'll Destroy Your Workers’ Comp Claim

6 Common Mistakes That'll Destroy Your Workers’ Comp Claim

In such a complex system, it’s difficult to know if you’re making good choices – or if you’re making workers’ comp mistakes that could destroy your claim. We’ve put together a list of common mistakes we see injured employees make so you can avoid them.

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How Long Can You Be Out on Workers Compensation?

How Long Can You Be Out on Workers Compensation?

If you’ve been injured on the job, you’re probably wondering how long you can be off work and continue to collect workers’ comp benefits. Here is a look at how long you can receive medical benefits and wage loss benefits in the California workers’ comp system.

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Are Heat Related Injuries Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

Are Heat Related Injuries Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

If you work outdoors, you know how hot it can get on a sweltering summer day in San Diego. If you suffer from a heat-related injury, such as heat exhaustion or a heat stroke, you may be eligible for workers' compensation.

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