If there are more than 54 million Injured and Disabled American Workers and 8.9 million receive Social Security Disability…

What happens to the other 45.1 million?   With thanks to encouragement by the Investigative Reporting by ProPublica and NPR in the series, Insult to Injury, The Demolition of Workers Compensation,  A Committee of Federal Lawmakers, in their October 2015 letter to the Department of Labor summed things up: For example, in California, the unenforced […]

What does the Social Security Administration have in Cahoots with the Workers Compensation Gravy Train Wrecks?

David DePaolo Said: “I go back and forth, obviously, about the relevance of workers’ compensation in today’s world. Sometimes I whine about systemic problems. Sometimes I praise what I believe to be a good value to society when all goes well.” “Mostly though I believe that we don’t need to “fix” workers’ compensation. We just […]

Workers Compensation NATIONAL DISCUSSION that includes Voices of Injured Workers

Industry kicks off with disparaging attacks on the Injured Worker Communities by Industry Henchmen? Yikes! Is that how they intend to “MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN” THINK THINK THINK – LEAVE YOUR COMMENTS ON THE AUTHOR’S SITE: http://daviddepaolo.blogspot.com/2016/05/assume-responsibility.html or not.   DePaolo’s World Thoughts and impressions on workers’ compensation and life. Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Assume […]

More Talking Points for a GLOBAL SUMMIT on WorkComp Resolutions! WHAT ELSE?

Congratulations on Your Job!  But Wait — about The Benefits! [‘All of This Because Somebody Got Hurt at Work’] Hurt on the Job? Uh Oh!  HOPE FOR THE BEST — PREPARE TO FIGHT FOR YOUR LIFE Lawyer Up or Self-Represent? How does it work? Who are the Key Players? How do you get medical care?  […]

Surviving WorkComp — JUST DO IT!

Linda Ayres Wyndham Worldwide – Disabled by WorkCompsters Do YOU want outcomes like this for your WorkPlace Injuries? Guaranteed by CNA? Works for Wyndham–You Too? Sep 1, 2015 Share on LinkedIn Share on Facebook Share on Twitter How?  Have untrained staff, incapable of handling a work place injury, unable to offer medical support, transportation to […]

WorkCompsters – #DNN List – Are you on the “A” list?

Who has been Naughty or Nice in the Mega Billion Dollar “PROFITS BEFORE LIVES” #WorkComp Industries?   David DePaolo, you take the NICE LIST, Injured Workers will deal with the NAUGHTY LIST.   “Let’s get right to it!”   (Poll included below; voting practice!) As you know, the fabulous #WorkCompCentral annual #CompLaude Awards is coming […]

How are WorkCompsters and Hell’s Angels Different?

More on the WorkCompsters…. read to the bottom and give some thought to finding the Good Peeps by 8/31/15  for the #CompLaude Nominations #WorkComp Alerts! Did you read David DePaolo’s post today about Hell’s Angels? Disheartened on a Friday Here’s the LinkedIn  link: https://lnkd.in/bJfvqjf “…But the lead paragraph says it all: “The U.S. Attorney’s Office […]

Open Letter to CAAA Members — Why you cause such harm to Injured Workers? You no make enough money?

Years ago I asked an ol’ Sicilian Godfather type character, “Will you tell me, please, what is the secret to making lots of money?”  He said, “I will tell you.  It is very simple.  You find a need, then you fill it.” What I have discovered about the majority of the members of the California […]

RTW? HERE I COME! Wyndham acquires the Queen Mary? WorkComp Policy is still like the Titanic!

How Does an Injured Wyndham Worker Return to Work? WorkComp Epic Fail!  WCAB, DOI, CAAA won’t help; FBI can’t help…so…Social Security makes legit medical care possible now  – How do other companies facilitate return to work for injured workers?  Let’s ask on Social Media, shall we? OUR WYNDHAM WORLDWIDE BRANDS? OPEN LETTER TO WYNDHAM LEAVE […]

#WorkComp: It’s Complicated or Obfuscated?

Linda Ayres “It’s Complicated or Obfuscated?”  vs Wyndham Worldwide – EDD and CNA and SSA  TTD, PD, and More WorkComp – ADA, AME, CNA, CorVel, DOJ, EEOC, FBI, Grancell, IMR, Maximus, QME,  WCAB, WorldMark, WyndhamWorldwide – ET AL TO STAKEHOLDERS, SHAREHOLDERS AND OTHERS TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: workcomplinda@gmail.com, Favio.Corral@cna.com, Demetria.Winkler@cna.com, Christopher.Lucas@cna.com, Joshua.Ramos@cna.com, Blair.Shropshire@cna.com,  Shauna.Chiappella@cna.com,  […]