Outside Resources

Here are some useful links we have found on workers’  compensation or other areas injured workers need to be concerned about. There are many sites out there, but these are some of the best for information about the workers’ compensation system and its benefits, safety regulations, State Disability Insurance benefits,  Social Security Disability Insurance benefits and others.

Voters Injured At Work
An organization of injured workers providing an independent voice and representation

Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board
State of California

California Progress Report
Created and Published by Frank D. Russo

Find your local legislator
Use your zip code to find your local contacts

State of California Division of Workers’ Compensation
Includes an overview of the system and links to guides published by the state on specific topics

For legal professionals and their clients

California Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH)
Safety Regulations

Industrial Medical Council Information About Medical Evaluations
Information about medical evaluations and general FAQs about workers’ compensation

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Comprehensive listing of programs and information from the US Department of Health and Human Services

Social Security Disability Information
From the Social Security Administration

More Social Security Disability Information

California Applicants’ Attorneys Association
A statewide group of attorneys who represent injured workers