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How Long Before Workers Compensation Pay?

When you can’t work, one of the first concerns to cross your mind will be how you’ll manage to pay your bills. Thankfully, if you suffer from an injury at the workplace, you’re backed by workers compensation insurance. Once you qualify for these benefits, you won’t...

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Does an Employee Accrue Leave While on Workers Compensation?

Does an Employee Accrue Leave While on Workers Compensation?

When you’re injured on the job, you can count on workers compensation to help you get paid while you’re recovering. While workers compensation won’t pay you your full rate, you’ll ideally make enough to keep up to date on your bills and other commitments. While it’s a...

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Can I Work While on Workers Compensation?

Can I Work While on Workers Compensation?

When you’re injured on the job, workers compensation kicks in to help you pay your bills while you concentrate on healing. However, workers comp will not provide 100% of your previous wage, so you may find yourself wondering whether you can work while on workers...

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Is stress leave covered by workers compensation?

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....

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How Does Workmen’s Compensation Work in California

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 of...

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Are interns covered under workers compensation?

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...

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Are Workers Compensation Benefits Taxable in California

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...

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