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Workers' compensation -- Follow the process of a workers' compensation claim

Disclaimer:  The information on these Web pages provide a general overview of the Minnesota workers' compensation system for educational purposes only. It is not a complete description of workers' compensation law or of the topics discussed and should not be construed as offering or providing legal advice. Those with questions about workers' compensation law are encouraged to contact the Department of Labor and Industry for more information or a lawyer for legal advice.

Injured on the job        
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Notify employer arrow graphic Employer completes FROI form
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Seek medical attention arrow graphic Make HCP aware this is a work comp injury arrow graphic Get Report of Work Ability form
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Lost time from work?        
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FAQs
Suggestions for:
-- successful doctor visit;
-- communicating with
    insurance adjuster
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-- communicating with
    employer

No Yes      
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Return to work Waiting period  
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Insurer files NOPLD form    
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    Claim accepted  
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Wage-loss benefits Medical benefits Rehabilitation benefits

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Return to work
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