Is stress leave covered by workers compensation?

Stress refers to physical tension or emotional feelings resulting from any event or thought that makes you nervous or frustrated. In other words, stress is your body’s reaction to something or an action. Regardless of how well you balance work and your own life....

How Does Workmen’s Compensation Work in California

Many Californians are injured at work on a daily basis, but do not understand how does workmen’s compensation works in California. Most employees just want to work and support their families. But many jobs are either dangerous or because of the repetitive nature...

Are interns covered under workers compensation?

Most employers do not realize that in the past couple of years the Federal and California rules have changed regarding the use of unpaid interns.  What this means to the intern is that if your employer has followed the rules then your internship would be unpaid and...

Are Workers Compensation Benefits Taxable in California

Have you been wondering, are workers compensation benefits taxable in California? If so, then this article will explain that in most cases these benefits are not taxable, but there are some exceptions as described below. Obligation of employers and what it covers It...

Who Pays Workers Compensation In California?

Every institution, individual or company in California that employs workers must have workers’ compensation insurance or be self insured. It is for the protection of the employer and employee in the case an employee is injured in the line of duty. If you are...