Hello There, Guest! Login Register
Index    |     Search    |     Members    |     Help

Thread Rating:
  • 1 Vote(s) - 5 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
REST IN PEACE - David DePaolo of Work Comp Central
David DePaolo passed away in a motorcycle accident on Sunday.

David was great contributor towards improvements in Worker Compensation especially in California.
His blog, his website, and his ideas were all directed at making the system better for all those that participated.
I periodically visited his site to keep current on events and ideas. He was always a great source of information and a positive attitude.

you can review his blog here

as a lifelong cyclist he was killed while riding what he affectionately called his "sewing machine":

[Image: IMG_20140328_170000540.jpg]
Reminder :
........Each state has their own comp system; POST YOUR STATE to get accurate information. Use the search feature to find information from similar questions.
David was such a positive influence in the workers compensation community, and his Comp Laude awards show his creativity, leadership and how he wanted to highlight and encourage positive behavior. Every year his award ceremony grew. I hope WorkcompCentral will continue with what he wanted to accomplish.

He was also an advocate for injured workers. He cared about the plight of those who did not have a voice.

I am extremely saddened by this and will miss him. He was a special person and very kind. I will say a prayer for his family and I know he is with God right now.
I am not an attorney.Anything I write should not be considered legal advice.I am writing from my own personal experiences,which is not from any sort of legal background. You should consult with an attorney over legal issues. In California, if you cannot get an attorney you can consult with an I&A officer.
A terrible loss for the industry on all sides. His memory will prevail, and his work will not be ignored.
As an injured worker I can say that David's blog has been a learning experience, such a sad loss to be taken so young.
may Gods grace surround his family and friends
........I love cats, I just cant eat a whole one by myself......


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Work comp claim while driving to work Manley2 9 8,826 01-09-2014, 07:50 PM
Last Post: jayne
  Disaproving Work Comp Fraud by Dying Bummer Knees 2 5,231 10-31-2013, 01:55 PM
Last Post: Manley2
  Differences with personal injury cases and work comp in Kansas Bummer Knees 10 9,773 08-01-2013, 05:41 PM
Last Post: jayne
  Investigator has been signed in complaint against work comp doctor Bummer Knees 23 23,666 03-11-2011, 05:58 PM
Last Post: bodybuilder1958
  Rest In Peace, John Barry.... Wink 0 2,579 01-31-2011, 11:02 PM
Last Post: Wink
  Settlement offer on work comp Bummer Knees 21 108,290 01-30-2011, 01:14 PM
Last Post: Tim Self
  Questions, work comp. bodybuilder1958 13 19,161 01-29-2011, 10:43 AM
Last Post: jayne
  May this New Year be better than the rest bodybuilder1958 1 2,338 12-31-2010, 12:13 PM
Last Post: jayne
  PACEM IN TERRIS, Peace on Earth bodybuilder1958 1 2,961 12-25-2010, 07:53 PM
Last Post: jayne
  Complaint against work comp doctor Bummer Knees 2 11,982 12-12-2010, 02:39 AM
Last Post: Bummer Knees

Forum Jump:

Browsing: 1 Guest(s)