COVID-19 Claims Growing Among California Workers

Posted on: September 2nd, 2020 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

The number of COVID-19 workers’ compensation claims in California has seen a steady climb, reaching a total of 31,612 from when the pandemic started until the end of July, according to the latest figures from the Division of Workers’ Compensation. In July, 9,515 California workers filed COVID-19 workers’ compensation claims, as well as 74 coronavirus-related […]

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New Law Significantly Changes When Injuries Must Be Reported to Cal/OSHA

Posted on: October 1st, 2019 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a measure into law that will greatly expand when employers are required to report workplace injuries to Cal/OSHA. The new law, AB 1805, broadens the scope of what will be classified as a serious illness or injury which regulations require employers to report to Cal/OSHA “immediately. As of yet, there […]

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Workers Want Pay for Donning Protective Gear

Posted on: January 9th, 2012 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

There is a new trend of legal actions against companies whose employees are required to wear protective clothing and gear at work.

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Here is a Great Way to Keep Workers’ Comp Claims to a Minimum

Posted on: November 2nd, 2011 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

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Choosing the Best Workers to Avoid Workers’ Compensation Claims

Posted on: October 26th, 2011 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

The New Hire Trap 

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Stupid Social Media Mistakes Uncover Workers’ Comp Fraud

Posted on: October 14th, 2011 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

Dude If You Can’t Work Because Of Injury Don’t Post Your Bowling Scores.

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Workers’ Comp Renewal Time? Use The 3 R’s Checklist

Posted on: September 28th, 2011 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

Renewing your Workers’ Compensation insurance shouldn’t be an automatic.

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Can You Really Buy Workers’ Compensation Insurance For Less?

Posted on: September 13th, 2011 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

Quite possibly, the answer is a resounding YES! Most of our clients are shocked to hear that they might be paying more for their California workers insurance than they need to. All because they are with the wrong insurance carrier and no one has told them differently.

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Going Up? Sifting Through California Workers’ Comp Rates

Posted on: July 31st, 2011 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

There are serious rumblings coming from the great state of California workers comp rate-making body that costs are escalating at a rapid clip, with the agency signaling that it will likely ask the state insurance commissioner to increase benchmark rates substantially for next year.

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