Workers Compensation Lawyers | Workers Comp When You’re Injured on the Job

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Workers Compensation Lawyers: You Deserve Compensation When You’re Injured President Donald Trump’s threat to deport undocumented people is preventing workers who are undocumented from seeking workers’ compensation benefits when they are injured on the job. This is according to workers in the immigration bellwether state of California, a Bloomberg News article states. Nearly 10 percent…

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Workers Compensation Lawyers in Los Angeles | Undocumented Workers Comp

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A recent report shows that undocumented immigrants, particularly Latinos who are injured on the job, file fewer workers’ compensation claims. According to a report on Vida en el Valle, there is an underestimation of the number of Latinos who fail to receive compensation, who fail to report their injuries or who receive nominal, if any,…

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Workers Compensation Lawyers | Minority Workers Risk of Injury

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Workers Compensation Lawyers on Recent Study Latino and African American men are at the highest risk for being injured on the job, according to a study from the University of Southern California. According to a report, researchers looked at data on 11.6 million people from the American Community Survey between 2006 and 2013. They found…

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Workers Compensation Attorneys | Workers Comp Delay

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Workers Compensation Attorneys on Workers Comp Delay California’s Department of Industrial Relations, which administers the state’s workers’ compensation system, is fielding criticism from injured workers and doctors who say getting authorization for medical treatment is unreasonably difficult. According to an NBC Bay Area news report, the director of that department, Christine Baker, has defended the…

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Workers Compensation Lawyers and Attorneys in Los Angeles on Tree Trimming Safety On Dec. 1, a worker in Mariposa County was struck by a tree branch and killed. On Dec. 4, a San Bernardino tree trimmer suffocated when dry palm fronds collapsed and trapped him. On Jan. 6 a worker in Los Angeles County fell…

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