More Updates – Downloads and Links
- Links to the California Code of Regulations through the Department of Industrial Relations page
- Download the DRAFT PROPOSED 2009 Permanent Disability Rating Schedule
- Download the WCAB Policy and Procedures Manual
- Download the new Benefit Notice Manual effective April 9, 2008
Now there are two links to the CCR’s. Its easier to search by code section through the DIR website, BUT its easier to search for a particular phrase through the Westlaw link. FYI: You don’t need a Westlaw account to use this service!
Have you seen the draft proposed 2009? Download it and take a look! Setting aside the issues of whether it will result in PD increases or decreases, there are some interesting changes from the 2005 schedule. This draft propsed 2009 schedule changes how age modifies a rating and completely revamps the FEC rank system. For more information, check out the DWC Newsline.
Are you fascinated by Benefits Notice Manuals? You’re in luck! Revised April 9, 2008.