Personal Injury Settlements in Los Angeles

Personal Injury Settlements in Los Angeles can be easier to obtain than you think. Personal Injury Law can covers claims from car accidents, slander, wrongful death, slip and fall accidents, and dog bites, just to name a few. In order to get the money you deserve from your injury, you need to follow a few …

5 Critical Ways to Help Prevent Workplace Slip, Trip, and Fall Accidents

Creating a safer workplace should be a priority for all businesses today. Slip, trip, and falls injuries account for the bulk of workplace injury accidents in general industry businesses and are the cause of nearly 15 percent of all occupational deaths.

California Workers Comp Insurance Moves to Employer-Paid MPNs

Although use of medical provider network (MPN) physicians has increased in California, worker benefits for using MPN providers has fallen, explains California Healthline. Within the California Workers’ Compensation Institute’s research report, “PPO to MPN: Impact of Physician Networks in California,” a confidential report for CWCI members exclusively, the use of network health providers has risen by 25 …

California State Workers Compensation Premium Rates Continue to Skyrocket

The cost of doing business in California is significantly higher than the national average, and skyrocketing workers compensation rates are making matters worse. Despite workers comp premiums that are the highest in the nation, rates continue to climb, impeding the ability of small businesses to grow and thrive.

How Workers Can Prevent Heat Stroke and a Workers Compensation Claim

Workers who are exposed to extreme heat for extended periods of time are at increased risk for heat exhaustion or a life-threatening illness called heat stroke. Workers that commonly suffer heat stroke include miners, factory workers, farmers, cooks, firefighters, oil drillers and laborers, and construction workers. According to the Centers for Disease Control, heat stroke is …

Risk Management Tips for Preventing a Slip and Fall Accident

Preventing a slip and fall accident is one of the wisest actions an employer can take since they are the leading cause of workers’ compensation claims and are the primary cause of lost days from work. Additionally, slip and fall deaths are one of the leading causes of deaths in the workplace. This amounts to thousands of …