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

Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Is it too late to file a WC claim?
#11
Roots gal, Thank you for weighing in. Apparently, there must have been somewhere on my registration that I missed. I never saw where it asked for my state, although it IS logical to include that information. When I found this forum (my 1st time EVER seeking out a public forum) I wrongly assumed it was a California forum. ? I have learned much from this encounter.

I am in California. After seeking counsel and doing a ton of research on my own, I have filed a WC claim and it has been accepted. In California, at least, it is considered WC from the moment you set foot on your employers property until you step off their property or property they manage and/or are responsible for maintaining.

While it was filed almost 30 days after the injury, the date of the beginning of the WC claim is as of the date I filed it, not the date of incident. That part is a little frustrating. None of the expenses I incurred in the 1st 30 days are recoverable per my claims adjuster. I'm looking at surgery and rehab. I will miss 8-10 months. Frustrating, but all things considered, I am thankful.
 
Reply
  


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  should I file Gabriel's Dad 11 2,153 03-26-2019, 12:39 AM
Last Post: 1171
  Should I file A Stress Claim? workmanscompquestions 9 10,988 02-25-2015, 01:35 AM
Last Post: California_Help
  Employer refused to file my claim, then fired me Brooklyn1976 1 4,720 08-05-2013, 12:01 PM
Last Post: 1171
  to file (a claim) or not to file BigFish_LittleFish 1 2,929 06-17-2013, 12:07 AM
Last Post: 1171
  PTD checks late all the time. GA. Cathy 2 4,478 04-14-2013, 11:36 PM
Last Post: Milo
  Not sure if I can file???? Julie 5 6,764 07-28-2012, 10:04 AM
Last Post: Julie
  Late Benefit Check heynow 16 13,353 06-19-2012, 06:42 PM
Last Post: heynow
  Too late to reopen?? Lruss 1 3,308 01-06-2012, 01:58 AM
Last Post: 1171
  What state to file my claim? ellroy2 6 10,028 09-24-2011, 04:41 PM
Last Post: LeglEgl
  Hubby injured his back on a job, boss says he will not file a WC claim.. hellokitty 3 5,716 05-05-2011, 02:29 PM
Last Post: Cervical_Fusion

Forum Jump:


Browsing: 1 Guest(s)