Workers' Compensation

EMPLOYEE ACCIDENT REPORTING PROCEDURE

Employees may be eligible for workers' compensation benefits when injured in a work-related accident. Benefits include medical treatment at no cost to the employee and possible wage replacement depending on the length of disability.

IF YOU ARE INJURED ON THE JOB:

  • Seek medical assistance, if necessary, and notify your supervisor.
  • Complete an Employee Accident Report, available from your supervisor, Human Resources or click here for the online form.
  • Call the Accident Reporting System (ARS) at 1-888-800-0029 to report the injury and to obtain an incident number. Please retain this important number. The ARS Call Center hours are 8am - 9pm, M-F. Callers will be able to leave a message after hours and on weekends and holidays.
  • Promptly forward accident report and any medical documentation to Human Resources.
  • Review the Claimant Information Packet
    This packet contains valuable information about workers compensation benefits, including
    prescription coverage (pg. 9-10) and direct deposit for your benefits (pg. 13-14).

 

HELPFUL LINKS
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OSU, Article 11, Page 67

Human Resources Office

511 Maytum Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3434
(716) 673-3210 fax