Medical Help for Worker Orange County

California Workers’ Comp Biased Against Women, New Lawsuit Claims

California’s Division of Workers Compensation (DWC) is feeling the pressure after a group of several women and a labor union has filed a lawsuit against it. The suit, which may be escalated to class-action status, alleges that the state-run workers’...
Denial of Medical Treatment

The Cost Of MRI and CT Scans

Doctors and physicians often rely on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) scans to easily identify the true source of a patient’s illness or injury and decide what to do next. The technology is fast and effective, it has been...

Medical Treatment: School vs. Work

Think back to one of your earliest experiences with an injury in a public place—elementary school. Remember the school nurse evaluating our scraped knee, banged up elbow, or even that broken bone? There was a comforting sense of urgency and thorough...
Worker Permanent Disability Orange County

Make Change Happen: Social Media & The Medical Review Process

I was invited to speak this past Friday at the California Applicants' Attorney's Association (CAAA) Convention in Rancho Mirage, California. Over 1000 workers’ compensation attorneys and professionals were in attendance. This was CAAA's 50th annivers...