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Where did the injury or illness occur? If the injury was because of something that happened while you were at work and doing your job, it is likely compensable.
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On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workers Compensation on Monday, June 05, 2017.

Being injured at work is a shock. Most employees are very safe and do everything they can to continue working and earning a living. If you are injured on-the-job, you should learn about the options that you have for dealing …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workplace injuries on Thursday, June 01, 2017.

While following your employer’s instructions is generally a good thing, there are some situations that may require you to break the rules. If you have ever felt that you were in danger during a work assignment in California, you may …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workplace injuries on Thursday, May 25, 2017.

While most employers make efforts to protect their employees while they are working, it is still possible that you will become a victim of one of the many workplace accidents that happen every day across the state of California. Some …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workplace injuries on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

When you are working, you have to be careful about how you move. Certain tasks, such as lifting, come with risks of injury. You might not realize it, but even sitting or standing might lead to injuries if you aren’t …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Medical Benefits on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Enduring the stress of a workplace accident in California can become even worse if your medical benefits are denied. Bills that you thought would be covered may not be, threatening to cause you financial ruin. We at Koszdin, Fields, Sherry …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Repetitive Injuries on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

Many jobs, including retail jobs and factory work, entail doing the exact same thing over and over again. While this does make for some fairly predictable work, it can also lead to serious issues if you end up suffering from …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workers Compensation on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

Many workers in Los Angeles face the potential of back injuries every time they go in to work, whether it’s because they have physically demanding jobs or because they perform a lot of repetitive, stressful movements. Unfortunately, back injuries can …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workplace injuries on Thursday, May 04, 2017.

While you may be aware that certain industries in California may be more dangerous than others, you may not realize just how many workers are killed or injured at their jobsites each year. We at Koszdin, Fields, Sherry and Katz …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workers Compensation on Thursday, April 20, 2017.

While you expect that your California insurance company will provide for your necessary health care needs, some providers do everything they can to avoid paying out money. This can not only put you in an uncomfortable situation with your doctor’s …

On behalf of Koszdin, Fields, Sherry & Katz posted in Workplace injuries on Thursday, April 13, 2017.

Although many workers in California may not be working directly with large vats of chemicals, they may still be exposed to dangerous substances on a daily basis. The California Department of Public Health has a Hazard Evaluation System and Information …