December 24, 2023
What is NOT Covered in Workers Comp?
Episode 69 - What is NOT Covered in Workers Comp?
Welcome to Work Comp Talk, the ultimate podcast for injured workers across California. Join host Carmen Ramirez and co-host Bilal Kassem, as they delve deep into the intricacies of the workers’ compensation system. In this episode, they shed light on what’s NOT covered in workers’ compensation, a topic riddled with misconceptions.
– Limitations of the system
– Absence of compensation for pain and suffering
– Challenges in obtaining permanent disability for non-catastrophic injuries
– Lost wages
– Punitive damages
Carmen and Bilal also touch upon the shrinking benefits of vocational rehabilitation and the importance of having a legal team by your side in navigating the complex world of workers’ compensation.
If you or someone you know has encountered workplace injuries, this episode is a must-listen. Stay informed, subscribe, and hit the notification bell to get updates on our latest content. Got questions? Don’t hesitate to ask Bilal! Leave your inquiries in the comments, and we might just answer them in our upcoming Ask Bilal segment.