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Herlick, California Workers' Compensation Handbook

Attorneys, employers, insurers, and others depend on the "Herlick Handbook" for quick answers to their workers' compensation questions.
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SB 863 Reform Legislative Updates and latest Legislation Included. This latest edition of Herlick, California Workers' Compensation Handbook is an ideal resource for employers, insurance professionals, and others involved with workers' compensation issues.

This handy volume includes coverage of both SB 863 and SB 899 reform legislation and the Almaraz-Guzman, Ogilvie, and Dubon II decisions, as well as detailed examples for figuring out permanent disability under the AMA Guides and the 2005 rating schedule. It also features marginalia referencing the appropriate statutory law and regulations and text references to selected appellate court and Workers Compensation Appeals Board decisions to ensure quick answers to your workers' compensation questions.

Also used as a teaching manual, this popular handbook covers the operation and interpretation of the law and policies of the California Workers' Compensation Program in a concise, easy-to-follow format. Herlick, California Workers' Compensation Handbook is an essential everyday guide to a complex area of law.

The eBook versions of this title feature links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.

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Ch. 1 The California Plan

Ch. 2 Compensation Coverage–Employment

Ch. 3 Insurance and Self-Insurance

Ch. 4 Medical Treatment

Ch. 5 Compensation Payments

Ch. 6 Permanent Disability

Ch. 7 Death Benefits

Ch. 8 The Injury
Ch. 9 Penalties

Ch. 10 Liens

Ch. 11 Settlements–Compromise and Release

Ch. 12 Damage Suits–Subrogation

Ch. 13 Jurisdiction

Ch. 14 Procedure

Ch. 15 Appeals

Ch. 16 Supplemental Job Displacement Benefits