209-846-3458
Occupational Injury Law Center
Strong Workers' Compensation Guidance In Modesto El abogado habla español

workers' compensation Archives

Trends in pain medication prescriptions for worker injuries

With America seemingly mired in an opioid epidemic, responsible doctors are becoming much more conservative in prescribing these powerful pain relievers to patients. Instead, they're prescribing non-opioid medications, such as NSAIDs, and non-pharmacologic pain treatments, such as physical therapy.

Can I claim workers' compensation for an infectious disease?

Many workers in the United States are aware that they can make a claim for workers' compensation after being injured at work. Becoming injured because of a fall or because of faulty machinery are situations that are quite obviously eligible for workers' compensation claims.

Dealing with toxic exposure in the California workplace

We are exposed to a low level of toxins almost everywhere we go. Whether you're driving to work with the window down or sitting next to a person while they are smoking, toxic materials are hard to avoid. However, some toxins do much more dangerous than others.

Does my California employer need workers' compensation insurance?

In the state of California, almost all employers need to have workers' compensation insurance coverage. Usually however, very large companies are able to start their own type of insurance coverage, and therefore, do not need to engage in the governmental workers' compensation program. Similarly, very small companies may not need to.

How Can We Help You?

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy