Workers’ Compensation Statute of Limitations

If you have been injured at work in California, make sure you file your claim before the workers’ compensation statute of limitations expires.

Question:

How long do I have to file a workers’ compensation claim in California?

Answer:

I was Workers' Compensation Statute of Limitationsrecently asked how long someone has to file a claim in Workers’ Compensation. The general rule is one year from the date of injury. If your injuries happened over a period of time and it’s happened over a number of years, and you continue to get injured, that time is extended over time. The general rule is that you have one year from the date of injury to file the claim. If you have any questions that my office can provide to you regarding any type of claim in Workers’ Comp, please feel free to give us a call.


Are you or a loved one in the process of filing an employment claim in California and have questions about the workers’ compensation statute of limitations? Contact the experienced California employment law attorneys at the Myers Law Group today for a free consultation and case evaluation.

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