Addressing the Avoidance of Bias Within the Workers’ Compensation System

This session will address the role of all stakeholders in the system to identify and prevent bias including red flags to be on the lookout for. Potential bias in med-legal evaluations including a discussion of apportionment to risk factors will be explored.


  • Caroline Holmes, Department of Industrial Relations
  • Estelle Huerta, Department of Industrial Relations




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January 2018