Monday, September 14, 2020Significant Changes to CA Workers’ Comp Law Recently, Senate Bill 1159 was passed by the California Legislature and awaits Governor Gavin Newsom’s signature. The Governor has until September 30 to sign the bill or veto it. We expect that he will sign it. READ MORE >>
Monday, September 14, 2020Use Your Voice! Take Action!
Oppose Cumbersome Workers Compensation Liabilities for Businesses During the COVID-19 Pandemic
The Santa Clarita Valley business community strongly opposes SB 1159, which would create cumbersome liabilities for employers by requiring that any employee te... READ MORE >>
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 State Fund’s IIPP Builder℠ will help you create a safety program for your business. It will guide you through the eight parts of an IIPP and ask questions about your current safety practices along the way. Your answers help build your program and tailor it to your business. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 23, 2020In reference to your concerns to currently opened or preparing to re-opening businesses, below are the links to assist you with your concerns. CDC-Frequently Ask Question https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/general-business-faq.html READ MORE >>
Tuesday, April 21, 2020Exclude COVID-19 Claims from Experience Rating Claims arising directly from a diagnosis of COVID-19 with an accident date on or after December 1, 2019, would be excluded from the experience rating calculations of individual employers. READ MORE >>
Friday, April 17, 2020WCIRB submitting to the CDI next week and once they receive approval, THEN it will become final.
WCIRB Governing Committee Approves Special Regulatory Filing in Response to COVID-19
Oakland CA, April 17, 2020 – Earlier today, in response to the impact of the coronavirus disease 20... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 25, 2020California Assembly Bill 5 (also known as CA AB 5) was signed into law in September 2019, implementing a new test all employers must use to determine if a worker is an employee or an independent contractor under the California Labor Code. The law may impact who must be covered under an employer’s workers’ compensation policy. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 11, 2019GOVERNOR GAVIN Newsom has signed a bill into law that will codify a court ruling from last year that set new ground rules for what constitutes an independent contractor, and which expands on that ruling. There’s been a lot written in the media about the law, AB 5, and much of it misses the point. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, September 4, 2019California workers compensation written premiums for the first quarter of 2019 are down 12% compared with last year to $4.4 billion, according to the Workers Compensation Rating Bureau of California’s quarterly update. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 26, 2019Before you sign a contract with a third-party logistics provider or even with a new cleaning service, you probably ask for some case studies, read reviews online, or at least check their Better Business Bureau rating. READ MORE >>