Workers' Compensation 101

  • Classroom

This workshop provides an overview of workers compensation laws and benefits and tools for member agency employees to effectively manage claims. Geared toward supervisors, managers, and staff in risk management and human resources, the workshop presents the types of claims allowed under WC laws, the importance of transitional return to work programs, reporting red flags to reduce malingering and fraud, the basics of first aid and OSHA reporting, and how to report claims online to Sedgwick (formerly York).

If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact the California JPIA training division by email, training@cjpia.org, within two business days of the training date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays. 

Topics Covered

  • Overview Of Workers' Compensation Benefits
  • Responsibilities of Employers and Employees
  • Claim Reporting and Benefit Forms
  • Early Return to Work and Leaves of Absence

Duration:

1 hours

Code/regulation:

Best Practices

Frequency:

As Needed

Who Should Attend:

All Positions That Require Workers Compensation Administration