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Workers  comp earnings replacement in Ca pays an injured worker for the time he loses time off due to an on the job injury up to certain limits. These payments are in addition to the payment of any medical expenses that are reasonably necessary.

If an employee gives his employer notice of an injury but he misses no time from work, he does not receive these temporary wage loss benefits. The employee may still be entitled to permanent disability if the injury is permanent, however, even when he doesn’t take any temporary time of work.

Workers Compensation Premiums in California are based on a classification scheme that consideres the dangers of a particular business or occupation as well as the duties and functions of a particular job.

The past safety record of the employer is also considered.

There are many exclusions from workers comp coverage in California.  Listed below are many of the exempt categories.

An employer does not need to cover a “casual employee”. A casual employee is not one who is relaxed, but an employee

It can be overwhelming when your loved one dies in  a workplace accident.  In addition to the immense sorrow and struggle to meet each new day,  you wonder how you and   your family will  financially survive.

People die in workplace accidents from various causes.