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