Oakland, CA asked in Workers' Compensation for California

Q: I am recieving workers comp and I am on a contract. Is it legal for them to not renew my contract if I'm still hurt?

I am on temporary disability due to a work-related repetitive motion injury. My contract is up at the end of the month but they have always renewed it. Is it legal for them to not renew my contract if I cannot work for them during this temporary time?

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Ruben Montoya
Ruben Montoya
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer

A: If they do not renew your contract and no work is available for you based on your restrictions they will be liable for TTD for such periods. If they do not renew your contract I would suggest that you consult with an employment attorney that would be more fit to answer that question. Good Luck.

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