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SACRAMENTO, February 27, 2009 – A bill that would ban denial of a workers’ compensation claim because the motivation that caused the victim’s injury or death was related to an “immutable” personal characteristic – such as race, age or gender – was introduced on the floor of the California Assembly today. State Assemblymember Mariko Yamada […]
CONCORD, February 4, 2009 – After a delay of nearly four months, BART officials agreed to pay death benefits to the survivors of a 44-year-old BART employee who was struck and killed by a train while inspecting tracks last October. James Strickland, an inspector for the S.F. Bay Area Rapid Transit District, was struck from […]