What is ‘uberization’ and how does it affect worker compensation?

Thanks to the technological boom in the age we live in, we are able to get amazing things, more so than any previous generation. However, new technologies are changing the workplace landscape much faster than most of us are able to adapt. The term ‘uberization’ is used to describe this new economic model, where full-time […]

Are Psychological Conditions Included in the Work Comp?

The short answer is yes. The long answer requires us to elaborate the specific situations when it is possible to file a claim for a non-physical damages, and finally why work comp attorneys are extra careful when taking on cases with a psychological component. General conditions for workers’ compensation Normally, the compensation is awarded to […]

Do I need workers lawyers, or can I do everything myself?

If you have suffered a work injury, you could be entitled to compensation, even if you are responsible for the injury. This should be a straightforward thing. Yet it is often not the case. There are only a handful of cases when you can navigate through the complex legal system without experienced workers lawyers to […]

Top Five Most Common Work-Related Injuries

If you have sustained an injury at work, you are entitled to some sort of compensation. The employer is obligated to ensure that you have a safe and secure environment. Still, work-related injuries are increasingly common. According to the insurance companies, there are some injuries which are more common than others. This is a list […]

How to Avoid Injuries at the Workplace

Some injuries are just unavoidable. They come as a result of a conspiracy of unfortunate events which could not have been predicted. However, more often than not, there are steps which could have been taken in order to prevent workplace accidents. This text is a friendly reminder of some safety precautions which might prevent at […]

Get Your Medical Treatment Approved with the Help of Workman’s Compensation Lawyers

The most common incentive for workers who suffer an injury to seek workman’s compensation lawyers in San Diego is because the insurance company behind their employer refuses to compensate for the medical treatments recommended by the physician. Most workers relinquish their rights too soon and use their own health insurance policies, so the company never […]

How to Prevent Heat Induced Illnesses

Emergencies and conditions related to heat can happen during the entire year, but the risk is significantly higher during the hot summer days. If not diagnosed and treated right away, heat stress caused by being exposed to extreme temperatures for too long can cause extremely dangerous medical conditions. Worker Compensation Lawyers at The Law Offices […]

Chula Vista Worker Compensation Experts’ Guide to Disability Rating

With high risk jobs, injuries are an unfortunate, yet common occurrence. Let’s say you have suffered an injury in the line of duty. Despite countless medical treatments, you were never able to fully recover and the sustained injuries prevented you from going back to work. Our Chula Vista worker compensation experts often have clients come […]

Work Compensation for Anxiety: Pros and Cons of Filing a Claim

While workers’ comp claims concerning a physical injury make a fairly easy case for a skilled attorney, filing a claim because of psychological injuries are felt to cause more harm than good. However manageable they are for attorneys, psychological or psychiatric claims can even add up to an employee’s anxiety instead of bringing relief. That […]

How Employers Can Prevent Stress-Related Workplace Injuries

In the cases of work-related injuries, the proverb ”Better safe than sorry” should be exercised a great deal more often than it is now. Preventing stress-related injuries in the workplace could be beneficial not only to the employees but also to employers, since litigations following a work comp claim are strenuous for both parties. What […]