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Customized training for employers

Customized training about workers' compensation can be arranged for groups of at least 20 people by contacting Virginia Prax at or 651-284-5357.

Employer training guide


  • Workers' compensation basics

  • What to do before an injury occurs

  • What to do when an injury occurs or is reported

  • Benefits provided

  • What is/is not covered by workers' compensation

  • Employer do's and don'ts

Minnesota Workers' Compensation Seminar


  • What to do before an injury occurs

  • How to report injuries

  • What is covered by workers' compensation

  • What employers should -- and should not -- do


  • There are currently no sessions scheduled.

Employment Taxes and Employer Responsibilities Workshops -- free

These all-day seminars, offered by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), are free, but pre-registration is required via the DEED website at For more information, contact the DEED Minnesota Business Tax Education Partnership at 651-259-0779 or

In-depth discussions

  • Worker status:  Who is an employee or independent contractor?

  • Income tax and withholding requirements (Minnesota Department of Revenue)

  • Managing your UI tax rate and other UI program requirements (Minnesota Unemployment Insurance)

  • Workers' compensation information and requirements (Workers' Compensation Insurers Association)