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Workers' compensation -- COMPACT, for workers' compensation professionals

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November 2015 COMPACTNovember 2015

  • PTD benefits cannot be reduced by non-Social-Security retirement benefits

  • Updates to forms, online submission tools

    • New feature for online filed dispute forms
    • Changes and updates to fillable forms
    • New, improved online Rehabilitation Plan Amendment form

  • McCrea, Vogel named unit directors for Workers' Compensation Division

  • DLI demonstrates applications, tutorial videos at Work Comp Tech Expo

  • Workers' compensation coverage for farms

  • Avoid penalties:  Guidelines about when to file a FROI form

  • New accident reporting requirements effective; workplace poster updated

  • Mediator David Bateson joins Alternative Dispute Resolution unit

  • 2014 workplace fatality statistics released

  • WCRI report compares Minnesota medical payments, utilization with 16 other states

  • Rehabilitation provider orientation -- offered Feb. 12 and Aug. 25, 2016

  • Minnesota workers' compensation seminar -- offered March 17 and May 12, 2016

  • A balance of business and labor:  Advisory council works with DLI on workers' compensation matters

  • CompFact:  Workers' compensation indemnity claim characteristics in agriculture

  • Start 2016 on the 'right' foot:  Recordkeeping training offered in January

  • More resources from DLI:  newsletters, specialty email lists, rulemaking lists

  • Court decisions:  July through September 2015

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