Rose Nikolai

Firing Injured Workers — Recipe for Disaster?

California Labor Code Section 132a – No coverage from insurance, so you are paying for it!  Not only can your employees hire attorneys to litigate their claims at the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB) for injuries potentially caused from industrial work at your company, they can also bring a petition for discrimination under California Labor Code Section …

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Modified Duty: Five Best Practices

For workers’ compensation claims, a physician has to agree that an injured worker can return to work in a modified job with certain restrictions. Without a doctor’s letter, or a primary treating physician’s progress report, your company cannot offer a modified job to your employee. Download the Article