Notable News from Workers' Compensation Attorney, Wells Law

Published Data Shows Ten Most Common Work Injuries

August 22, 2022 |  International Journal publishes data on the ten most common work injuries.

California Work Comp Bill on PTSD

August 23, 2022 | The PTSD bill (S.B. 284) is put to final vote in California Assembly.

CAL FIRE Local 2811 Announces Scholarship

August 24, 2022 | CAL FIRE Local 2811 announced it's scholarship winners for the Richard J Ernest Scholarship.

CDCR Graduates 181 Cadets from its Academy

August 25, 2022 | CDCR announced that 181 cadets graduated the Basic Correctional Officer Academy.

WCAB Commissioners Rescind Valley Fever Award

August 26, 2022 | The WCAB Commissioners granted reconsideration in a Valley Fever case.

CAL FIRE has Tentative Agreement to Increase Wages

August 29, 2022 | CAL FIRE Local 2881 and CAL HR (and Governor Newsom) have reached a tentative contract.

Wells Law has appeared at the CCPOA Convention

August 30, 2022 | Wells Law announced they are appearing at the CCPOA Convention from Tuesday to Thursday.

Cal Fire is fighting a new fire in Siskiyou County

September 03, 2022 | Cal Fire has been fighting the fire which spread 500 acres in around an hour.

Fires continue to flare up as Cal Fire battles.

September 06, 2022 | Current fire updates involving Mill Fire, Fairview, and a small brush fire east of Ramona.

Mosquito Fire is latest Challenge for CAL FIRE

September 09, 2022 | The Mosquito Fire erupted in hills above the Sacramento on September 6

Alleged Drunk Driver Hits Two CHP Officers

September 13, 2022 | An alleged drunk driver in Fairfield, CA hit two California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers.

AMA Guides Sixth Edition Goes Digital

September 13, 2022 | The American Medical Association (AMA) put their Sixth Edition of the AMA Guides in digital format.

Mosquito Fire burns past 60,000 acres

September 15, 2022 | Mosquito Fire has reported the wildfire at over 60,000 acres at 20% containment

CDCR Correctional Officer Assisted Police Officer

September 20, 2022 | CDCR Correctional Officer Assisted Blythe Police Officer While Suspect was Arrested

Wells Law announces Sacramento office

October 15, 2022 | Wells Law announces Sacramento office in December of 2022

Vehicle Fire Injuries Two CAL FIRE Firefighters

October 17, 2022 | Two CAL FIRE firefighers were injured and taken to UC Davis Hospital following a vehicle fire.

CHP Officer is hit by Vehicle in South Sacramento

October 17, 2022 | CHIP officer is in critical but stable condition after being hit by a driver south Sacramento.

Sacramento Officers Hospitalized

October 18, 2022 | Sacramento Officers hospitalized after drug contact while booking suspect.

Work Comp Yields Unmatched Profits for Insurance

October 18, 2022 | Workers' compensation yields unmatched profits for insurance companies underwriting it.

Sheriff Deputies Exposed to Fentanyl

October 22, 2022 | Douglas County Sheriff's Deputies Exposed to Fentanyl and Hospitalized.

CAL FIRE Receive Another Helicopter

October 24, 2022 | The Sikorsky S70i FIRE HAWKarrived at the CAL FIRE Aviation Management Unit.

Cal Fire Halts Blaze

October 24, 2022 | CAL FIRE's Tehama-Glenn Unit responded to the fire and stopped the progress of the fire avoiding imp