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Information bulletins for 2006 may be accessed at http://www.dir.ca.gov/chswc/info_bulletin06.html.

    December 2006

  • Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation - 2006 annual report, December 2006
    (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)
  • Selected indicators in workers' compensation: A report card for Californians, December 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)
  • New factsheets on workers' compensation medical care "The Basics About Medical Care For Injured Workers" (acrobat small logo Pdf) and medical booklet "Getting Appropriate Medical Care For Your Injury" (acrobat small logo Pdf)
  • A report on the "Forum on catastrophe preparedness: Partnering to protect workplaces," held on April 7, 2006
    (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)
  • July 2006

  • Impact of physician-dispensing of repackaged drugs on California workers' compensation, employers cost, and workers' access to quality care, July 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)
  • June 2006

  • How to create a workers' compensation carve-out in California: Practical advice for unions and employers, 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf )
  • April 2006

  • Barriers to occupational health services for low-wage workers in California, April 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)
  • Updated and revised CHSWC recommendations to DWC on workers' compensation medical treatment guidelines
    (acrobat small logo Pdf ) ( Doc)
  • AB 1987 and return-to-work incentives and alternatives, April 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf ) ( Doc)
  • A report on Health Care Organizations (HCOs) in workers' compensation, April 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf)( Doc)
  • CHSWC background paper on the impact of terrorism and California workers' compensation, April 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)
  • Issue paper on tax status of Self-Insured Groups (SIGs), April 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf)
  • Forum on Catastrophe Preparedness: Partnering to Protect Workplaces
  • Keeping Young Workers Safe on the Job: A Joint Exhibit (acrobat small logo Pdf)
  • Student Workshops for Safe Jobs for Youth Month (acrobat small logo Pdf)
  • February 2006

  • CHSWC Report: Permanent Disability Schedule Analysis, February 23, 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf)
  • Workers' compensation compliance and proof of coverage, February 2006 (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)
  • "Forum on Catastrophe Preparedness: Partnering to Protect Workplaces" held on April 7, 2006. For summaries of presentations please click here.
  • CHSWC 2005 Annual Report (acrobat small logo Pdf) ( Doc)


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