Category Archives: Labor Code 5402(b)(1)

How Long Does an Employer Have to Deny a Workers’ Compensation Claim in California?

Did an employee at your company file for workers’ compensation benefits? Employers—and their insurers and claims administrators—have the right to review the claim and approve or deny it based on the information provided. In general, the deadline to deny a workers’ compensation claim in California is 90 days. Here, our Fresno workers’ compensation defense attorney […]