NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation

Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2002
Time: 10 am
Place: State of California Building
455 Golden Gate Avenue (bet Polk & Larkin)
Basement Auditorium
San Francisco

 

AGENDA


I. Call to Order
    *Minutes from the August 21, 2002 CHSWC Conference Call meeting
         Tom Rankin, Chair

II. Impact of Cuts and the Lack of Funding on the Division of Workers' Compensation
           Richard P. Gannon, DWC Administrative Director

III. Impact of the Hiring Freeze
            Pat A. Quintana, Government Relations Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund

IV. Physicians Disciplined by the Industrial Medical Council
            Pat A. Quintana, Government Relations Officer, State Compensation Insurance Fund

V. Presentation on CHSWC Study of Permanent Disability
            Public Self-Insured Employers in California
                Robert T. Reville, Ph.D.,Director, RAND Institute for Civil Justice

VI. Presentation on Treating Physician Presumption Report
            Frank Neuhauser, Survey Research Center, UC Berkeley

VII. *Consideration of Reports from CHSWC Projects and Studies
            Treating Physician Presumption
            CHSWC Strategic Plan
            Insurance Market Study proposal bid

VIII. * Other Business / Proposals / Public Questions and Comments*
    

*  Action item for CHSWC consideration and/or vote

Please Note: Public comments are limited to three minutes per speaker.
Topics are subject to CHSWC review and approval.
The agenda may be adjusted, if necessary, depending upon the time needed for discussion of each item.

For any questions regarding this agenda, please contact:
Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation (CHSWC)
455 Golden Gate Avenue, 10th Floor, San Francisco,  CA  94102
Email:  chswc@dir.ca.gov     Phone:  (415) 703-4220    Fax:  (415) 703-4234     Contact Person:  Christine Baker