LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney George Stanley Henderson

The Significance of a Denied Claim In California Workers Compensation Practice

A "denied" claim can still be settled by your attorney for permanent disability (PD). In California your treating doctor can help you qualify for EDD benefits in lieu of temporary disability (TD) benefits. There are advantages and disadvantages in re to medical treatment when a claim is denied.

Additional resources provided by the author

The California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) maintains an excellent website with additional information. The California applicants Attorneys Association (CAAA) also maintains a very helpful website for injured workers.

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