2023 TOTAL TEMPORARY DISABILITY RATES ANNOUNCED: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
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On 11/17/22, the Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Workers’ Compensation announced the 2023 Total Disability Rates. In the announcement, “The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) increased the rate for 2023 for total disability effective  on January 1, 2023. “The minimum TTD rate will increase from $230.95 to $242.86 and the maximum TTD rate will ..read more
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DID FAST FOOD WORKER SUFFER A SAUCEY PSYCHE INJURY? INJURED WORKERS IN THE NEWS #70
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A Wendy’s Fast Food Worker reportedly had a bad drive thru incident.   A customer pulled a gun.  Apparently, there was a missing sauce packet!  It was reported that the man “was driving around the parking lot brandishing a gun and refusing to leave.” foxnews.com There is no report of any physical injury.  Thus, we will ..read more
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A SHOCKING ELECTION RELATED WORK INJURY: INJURED WORKERS IN THE NEWS # 69
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A sad story comes out of Houston, Texas.  During election season, a Parks and Recreation Department Worker suffered a work-related injury- electrocution-  and died.  Foxnews.com News reports offer sparse information.   Thus, we will create a hypothetical and assume that the electronic voting system was the source of the electrocution.  The death, in an of itself ..read more
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AIRPORT EMPLOYEES EXPOSED TO CARBON DIOXIDE: INJURED WORKERS IN THE NEWS #68
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It is reported that four workers at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday, Oct. 31, were sickened when a fire-suppression system inside an electrical room went off, releasing carbon dioxide.” One worker was sent to the hospital in grave condition. The worker apparently went into cardiac arrest. What Type of Injury Is This? This type ..read more
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AMAZON WORKER DOG ATTACK TRAGEDY: INJURED WORKERS IN THE NEWS #67
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1M ago
An Amazon Delivery Driver was tragically found dead.  Two dogs are suspected to have attacked the Driver. A news reports has a quote from  an authority that “[d]ue to the fact of the nature of some of the injuries to the male driver, we can’t confirm or deny if (the dogs) were the cause of ..read more
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DID OFFICE CUSTODIAN CAUSE A STD WORK INJURY? INJURED WORKERS IN THE NEWS # 66
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1M ago
An Office Custodian has been accused of the unthinkable.  He has been arrested under allegations that he urinated in a woman’s water and transmitted her a sexually transmitted disease. The woman suspected something wrong with her water bottles that she had at work.  She set up a hidden camera and caught the Custodian rubbing his ..read more
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BASEBALL USHER PUNCHED OUT AT GAME: INJURED WORKER IN THE NEWS, #65
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Baseball Pitchers will often “punch out” batters with a “strike.”  At a recent Major League Baseball Game, however, it was two Ushers getting punched out.  It wasn’t the opposing team’s pitcher doing it. Rather, it was an unruly Fan.  Besides being struck, one Usher was also bitten. The fight allegedly started because a customer was ..read more
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CAN PARENTS CAUSE A HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL COACH A PSYCHIATRIC WORK INJURY?  INJURED WORKER IN THE NEWS #64
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Parent mistreating High School Football Coaches is becoming a problem.  If this mistreatment caused the Coach an emotinoal injury, can a workers’ compensation claim be filed? A recent news report indicated that a High School Football Coach quit his job due to parents’ behavior.  It was reported that, after a game ended, a group of ..read more
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TACO BELL SHIFT MANAGER MISTAKENLY CAUGHT UP IN A CO-WORKER DISPUTE AND GETS SHOT: INJURED WORKER IN THE NEWS, #57
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3M ago
It is reported that a Taco Bell Shift Manager was shot in his shoulder by a Co-Worker. Apparently, the Store Manager disciplined the Co-Worker.   Ater the discipline a Shift Manager then had an interaction with the trouble Co-Worker. This interaction led the disgruntled employee to get upset at the Manager.  The Co-Worker, who supposedly was ..read more
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LAUNDROMAT WORKER HAMMERED BY THIEF: INJURED WORKER IN THE NEWS, #54
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It is reported that a 70 Year-Old Laundromat Employee was attacked.  A robber who was allegedly was trying to steal detergent grabbed a hammer owed by the business and struck the Laundromat Worker four times in the head. foxnews.com This article will discuss issues of elderly workers as well as head traumas. What Issues Come ..read more
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