Mileage Instructions

You are entitled to reimbursement from your workers’ compensation insurance carrier for travel to and from the following: All of your workers’ compensation doctor’s appointments. This includes specialty provider appointments and QME/AME doctor’s appointments. Your pharmacy when you pick up … Continue reading

What benefits am I entitled to?

There are four workers’ compensation benefits: Temporary Disability -Temporary total disability is wage replacement tax free amount paid at a rate of 2/3 of your average weekly wage. This amount is calculated by looking at the past 52 weeks of … Continue reading

Do I have a case?

Workers compensation is a no fault system which provides benefits for injuries at work. This means that so long as you suffered an injury at work, we don’t care whose fault it was: the employers, your own fault, a co-workers, … Continue reading

How do I select a Panel QME?

Panel QMEs are obtained by submitting a form (QME 105)to the state. http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/forms.html If you do not have an attorney, please make sure to use the correct form (QME 105). There is a slightly different form for attorneys. The form … Continue reading

Do I need an attorney?

Not always. However, it costs nothing to consult with a workers’ compensation attorney about your case. Workers’ compensation attorneys will provide a free consultation. We recommend that you consult with a workers’ compensation attorney as soon as possible to educate … Continue reading