Find the Right California Workers' Comp Form
Throughout the course of any Workers’ Compensation case, an injured worker will receive a wide variety of forms, regarding everything from medical treatment to financial benefits. It is extremely important to read the forms carefully, and contact an attorney to confirm what action, if any, needs to be taken. Keep in mind that many of these forms include strict timelines that must be met.
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If you've filed a Workers' Compensation claim, you've undoubtedly received a blank medical records release form from your employer's insurance adjuster. In order to discover prior injuries or pre-existing conditions, the adjuster will try to use this blank form to acquire all your medical records from every doctor you've ever seen, even if those records are entirely irrelevant to your work injury.
This is a sample of one of those forms. For more information about your rights regarding this form, click here.