As of February 1, 2014 the Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Commission has made several changes to their ‘Worker’s Compensation Notice’.
Any claim for compensation for any accidental injury or death must be filed with the commission within one (1) year from the date of the injury or death.
Any claim for compensation for occupational disease or illness must be filed within two (2) years of the last injurious exposure; and any claim for compensation for cumulative trauma must be filed within one (1) year of the last payment of disability compensation or two (2) years from the date of injury, whichever one being longer.
In addition employers must provide employees with immediate first aid, medial, surgical, hospital, optometric, pediatric and nursing services, medicine, crutches and other apparatus as may be necessary for the employees injury.
Lastly, the commission has changed their phone number and added a new revision date.
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