Bulletin No. 33-05
June 14, 2005
Proposed regulations regarding penalties assessed pursuant to Labor Code section 5814.6 are posted on the DWC online forum
The Division of Workers' Compensation has posted an online forum for members of the public to review and comment on the proposed regulations implementing Labor Code section 5814.6 (penalties for knowing violations of Labor Code section 5814 done with a frequency to constitute a general business practice). The regulations describe the criteria for assessing and contesting penalties. The forum can be found at: http://www.dir.ca.gov/Wcjudicial.htm . Click on "current forums" at the top of the page.
Comments will be accepted at the forum through Friday, Jun. 24, 2005. Please feel free to participate in this important process.