2012 Workers Compensation Reform In California

Workers Compensation reform is on the way.

Cynics might ask, didn’t we do this several years ago?

Yes we did.

In the late 1990’s, overutilization of medical services, higher-than-normal indemnity benefit costs, and increased litigation plagued the system. Employers were facing double-digit insurance premium increases. [Cal. Chamber Report]

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