Camarillo, CA asked in Personal Injury for California

Q: I employ a caregiver at home. She is on payroll. How do I protect myself if she hurts herself and decides to sue?

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3 Lawyer Answers

William John Light

  • Riverside, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Call your insurance agent and make sure that you are covered for liability and workers compensation with your homeowner's carrier for in-home caregivers.

Theodore Allan Greene

  • Sacramento, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Talk to your insurance carrier about getting workers compensation coverage along with a general liability policy and a large umbrella if need be.

Dale S. Gribow

  • Palm Desert, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: purchase adequate insurance through your agent.............workers comp comes to mind!!!

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