Recently enacted workers' compensation reforms

Recently enacted workers' compensation legislation (SB 899) provides strong reforms in an effort to save jobs, reduce costs for employers and improve care for injured workers. To make information about changes to the workers' compensation system accompanying these reforms easily accessible to its constituents, the Division of Workers' Compensation offers the following:

Read the text of Senate Bill 899 and read Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's statement on passage of workers' compensation reform legislation.

Statement by Gov. Schwarzenegger on anniversary of workers' compensation reform
Workers' compensation reform under Senate Bill 899: news release IR2005-17 Apr. 18, 2005
First annual report of progress - html version - ** acrobat image ** version

Information for:

Injured workers and other employees

Contact the Division of Workers Compensation

April 2007