Category Archives: Statute of Limitations

CALIFORNIA WORKERS’ COMPENSATION DEFENSE: CUMULATIVE TRAUMA AND THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS

California employers are required to provide no-fault workers’ compensation benefits to their workers. State-mandated workers’ compensation insurance must offer coverage for two distinct injuries — specific and cumulative trauma. Whereas a specific injury is linked to an accident, cumulative trauma develops gradually over time. For several different reasons, cumulative trauma claims are complicated. One way […]