5 Things Uber and Lyft Drivers Need to Know

As the "gig" economy continues to grow in California, companies like Uber and Lyft may claim that their drivers are "independent contractors", and therefore not entitled to workers compensation benefits when they are injured on the job....

Permanent Disability Benefits: What You Need to Know

A permanent disability is an injury or illness that directly affects your ability to work. If you experience a workplace injury that is permanent and will hinder you from earning a living for the rest of your life, it’s important to understand your r...

Thomas F. Martin Recognized in Orange County Attorney Journal

Thomas F. Martin was recognized in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in workers’ compensation law – claimants. Hosted by Best Lawyers, the publication selects its honorees by conducting a rigorous peer-review survey, which...

3 Ways To Make Sure Your Doctor Gets It Right

If you are reading this, chances are you are not happy with the way your medical treatment is going. While this isn't specific legal advice on your case (see below), here is some information that you may want to consider....