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Resources

Brochures made by the DWC on revision of use, temporary disability, not insured employers and other issues.
http://www.dir.ca.gov/DwC/iwguides.html
http://www.dir.ca.gov/CHSWC/reports/WorkersCompGuidebook-3rdEd.PDF

Division of workers compensation
Information from the State of California on basic concepts of the workers compensation.
http://www.dir.ca.gov/DwC/

Workers compensation Appeals Board
Forms, the WCAB and procedures Manual policy, the labor code of California, title 8 regulations and important decisions of the WCAB.
http://www.dir.ca.gov/WCAB/WCAB.htm

Claim Form (DWC-1)
The form given to an employer in order to give notice by the injured worker  that they are injured.

http://www.dir.ca.gov/DwC/DWCForm1.PDF
Health and workers compensation Committee
Studies and reports on the safety of workers.
http://www.dir.ca.gov/chswc/chswc.html

DWC educational Conference
Information on Medicare set-aside
http://www.dir.ca.gov/DwC/educonf12/CMS/CMS.html

Apart from establishing MediCare and prescription drugs
After 01/01/06 drug should be considered in the set-aside
https://www.CMS.gov/WorkersCompAgencyServices/downloads/123005PartDMemo.PDF

Dept. of industrial relations from California
Includes all required workplace notices and records
http://www.dir.ca.gov/

Department of occupational health and safety
How to submit a complaint of occupational health and safety
http://www.dir.ca.gov/Dosh/workerspage.htm

Federal O.S.H.A.

The Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
http://www.OSHA.gov/SLTC/index.html

National Institute of occupational health and safety
Information about chemical hazards in the workplace and other workplace safety information
http://www.CDC.gov/workplace/

JobTracker
Database of the AFL-CIO from companies with breaches of security, export of jobs, etc.
http://www.workingamerica.org/jobtracker/

Compliance with labor standards
Locations of offices and on-line forms for the submission of claims of discrimination and wages as unpaid overtime.
http://www.dir.ca.gov/DLSE/dlse.html

Americans with Disabilities Act
The Department of justice information on the ADA.
http://www.usdoj.gov/CRT/ADA/