Chapter 06 - Workmen's Compensation-Procedures and Claims

32.0601 Record of injuries required.

Every employer shall keep a record in respect…

32.0602 Reports of death, injury or disease-Use in evidence.

(a) Within 10 days from the date of any injur…

32.0603 Failure to report injury or death-Time for filing claim suspended.

When an employer or carrier has been given no…

32.0604 Start of compensation for disability.

No compensation may be allowed for the first…

32.0605 Permanent total disability compensation.

(a) In case of total disability adjudged to b…

32.0607 Temporary total disability compensation.

In case of disability total in character but…

32.0609 Permanent partial disability compensation.

(a) In case of disability partial in characte…

32.0611 Temporary partial disability compensation.

In case of temporary partial disability resul…

32.0613 Injury increasing existing permanent physical impairment or resulting in death which would not have occurred except for existing impairment.

(a) If an employee who has a permanent physic…

32.0614 Payment of benefits to survivors of disabled employee who dies.

(a) An award for disability may be made after…

32.0615 Maintenance for injured employees undergoing vocational rehabilitation.

An employee who, as a result of injury, is or…

32.0617 Death benefits.

(a) If an injury causes death, the compensati…

32.0619 Liability for medical and hospital services, treatment and supplies.

(a) The employer shall furnish where no other…

32.0621 Basis of compensation-Computation.

Except as otherwise provided in this chapter,…

32.0622 Wage-earning capacity of employees with temporary partial disability or permanent partial disability.

The wage-earning capacity of an injured emplo…

32.0624 Guardian for minor or incompetent.

The Commissioner may require the appointment…

32.0626 Notice of injury or death-Contents-Delivery-Failure to give.

(a) Notice of an injury or death for which co…

32.0627 Time for filing.

(a) The right to compensation for disability…

32.0628 Notice.

(a) Within 10 days after a claim is filed, th…

32.0629 Action on filed claim.

(a) At any time after a claim has been filed…

32.0635 No hearing ordered-Rejection or award of claim.

If no hearing is ordered within 20 days after…

32.0636 Hearing claim-Notice, investigation, time limits.

(a) The Commissioner, when exercising his aut…

32.0637 Hearings to be public-Record required.

Hearings before the Administrative Law Judge…

32.0638 Physical examination required.

An injured employee claiming or entitled to c…

32.0639 Costs in proceedings brought or continued without reasonable cause.

If the court having jurisdiction of proceedin…

32.0640 Conduct of investigation or hearing.

In making an investigation or inquiry or cond…

32.0641 Right to be represented and to present evidence.

At a hearing, the claimant and employer may e…

32.0642 Presumptions.

In any proceeding for the enforcement of a cl…

32.0643 Declarations of deceased employee.

Declarations of a deceased, employee concerni…

32.0644 Witnesses-Depositions.

No person may be required to attend as a witn…

32.0645 Witness fees.

Witnesses summoned in a proceeding before the…

32.0646 Awards after death of employee.

An award of compensation for disability may b…

32.0650 Filing of order-Delivery of copies.

The order rejecting the claim or making the a…

32.0651 Effective date of order.

A compensation order becomes effective when f…

32.0652 Judicial review of order-Stay of compensation payment.

(a) If not in accordance with law, a compensa…

32.0653 Enforcement proceeding.

(a) If any employer or his officers or agents…

32.0654 Modification of order.

(a) Upon his own initiative or upon the appli…

32.0660 Installments.

(a) Compensation under this chapter and Chapt…

32.0661 Notice of beginning, suspension and end.

(a) Upon making the, first payment, and upon…

32.0662 Notice of controverted claim.

If the employer controverts the right to comp…

32.0663 Failure to make.

(a) If any installment of compensation payabl…

32.0664 Actions to protect rights.

The Commissioner may, upon his own initiative…

32.0665 Deposit to secure.

Whenever the commission deems it advisable, h…

32.0666 Lump sum-Reimbursements.

(a) Whenever the Commissioner determines that…

32.0667 Receipts.

An injured employee or, in the case of death,…

32.0668 Settlement of employer’s liability.

In cases under subsection (b) of 32.0609 and…

32.0669 Recovery against third person.

(a) If an individual entitled to such compens…

32.0670 Employment rights of injured employees-Penalty.

(a) No employer may discharge or dismiss any…

32.0671 Claims for services.

No claim for legal or other services rendered…

32.0672 Validity of liability.

No assignment of, or release of liability for…

32.0673 Compensation a lien against assets.

Any person entitled to compensation under the…

32.0674 Collection of defaulted payments.

(a) In case of default by the employer in the…