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LA Times Adds to Database of Athlete Comp Claims

By Greg Jones (Senior Editor)

Friday, September 27, 2013 | 0

The Los Angeles Times has added information about injuries alleged by soccer, basketball, baseball and hockey players to its online database of workers’ compensation claims athletes have filed in California. While the database shows the overwhelming majority of workers’ compensation claims in California are filed by football players – about 5,000 out of 7,100 claims filed since 1990 – a bill sitting on Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk would nonetheless prohibit all professional athletes from filing claims in California.AB 1309, by Assemblyman Henry Perea, D-Fresno, would s...

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