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Chapter 4.5. Division of Workers' Compensation
Subchapter 1.6. Permanent Disability Rating Determination
§10158. Formal Rating Determinations As Evidence.
Formal rating determinations prepared by disability evaluators shall be deemed
to constitute evidence only as to the relation between the disability or impairment
standard(s) described and the percentage of permanent disability.
Authority cited: Sections 133 and 5307.3, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 124,
4061, 4660, 4662, 4663 and 4664, Labor Code.
1. New section filed 4-25-91; operative 4-25-91 (Register 91, No. 26). New section
is exempt from review by OAL pursuant to Government Code section 11351.
2. Amendment of section and Note filed 12-31-2004 as an emergency; operative 1-1-2005
(Register 2004, No. 53). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL
by 5-2-2005 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the
3. Certificate of Compliance as to 12-31-2004 order transmitted to OAL 4-29-2005
and filed 6-10-2005 (Register 2005, No. 23).
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