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NIOSH: The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (or NIOSH) is the United States’ federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness. NIOSH is part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
OSHA: The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is an agency of the United States Department of Labor. OSHA's mission is to "assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance".
DOT: The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) establishes overall transportation policy for the United States.
Idaho Industrial Commission: The Industrial Commission is the state agency responsible for: Regulating workers' compensation activities in Idaho, including companies licensed to issue workers' compensation policies. Settling disputes between injured workers and insurers. Deciding appeals for unemployment decisions from the Idaho Department of Labor. Ensuring that employers have workers' compensation coverage as required by law. Providing compensation to innocent victims of crime through the Crime Victims Compensation Program.
TITLE 72 WORKER'S COMPENSATION AND RELATED LAWS -- INDUSTRIAL COMMISSION
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Washington State Labor and Industries: L&I is a diverse state agency dedicated to the safety, health and security of Washington's 3.2 million workers. It helps employers meet safety and health standards and inspects workplaces when alerted to hazards. Its claim managers oversee benefits to workers who are injured or become ill on the job. They also work closely with doctors, employers and counselors to help severely injured employees return to paid employment.
secure.lni.wa.gov/home (Claims and accounts sign in page)
Chapter 296-14 WAC
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Chapter 296-17 WAC
GENERAL REPORTING RULES, AUDIT AND RECORDKEEPING, RATES AND RATING SYSTEM FOR WASHINGTON WORKERS' COMPENSATION INSURANCE
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