John Ferrone Esq. met earlier this week with CDCR Secretary, Scott Kernan, and CCPOA President, Chuck Alexander, during the 2017 CCPOA Health & Wellness Policy Convening. The event provided an opportunity to discuss issues facing CDCR officers throughout the state. John specifically addressed the problematic state of the Workers' Compensation system as it pertains to correctional officers. Despite suffering physical and mental work related injuries. Many injured officers are forced to endure countless delays while seeking necessary treatment. This has resulted in injuries becoming worse as well as extended periods of time lost. John was able to provide insight and potential solutions during open discussions held at the 2017 Health & Wellness Policy Convening Northern California.