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Louisiana Free Printable Labor Law Posters Posters Louisiana Workers' Compensation Fraud Poster

 Workers' Compensation Fraud Poster PDF

The Workers' Compensation Fraud Poster is a labor law posters poster by the Louisiana Office Of Human Resources. This is an optional poster, so while it is recommended that you post this if it is relevant to your employees, you are not required to by the Office Of Human Resources.

This is a new state poster which was released which depicts worker compensation frauds and contains the fines and legal penalties for commiting a fraud. There is also a hotline number provided for people to call if they think someone is engaging in this type of fraud


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Com mon f o rm s o f w ork e rs ’  c o m pen sa tio n f r a u d  i n clu d e:
·  F ak in g  a n  i n ju ry  o r i ll n ess i n  o rd er t o  c o lle c t w ork e rs ’
c o m pen sa tio n b en efit s
·  C la im in g  t h at a  w ork -re la te d  i n ju ry  o r i lln ess i s  m ore  s e ve re
t h an  i t  r e ally  i s
·  C la im in g  t h at a n  i n ju ry  w hic h  o ccu rr e d  i n  a n o th er lo catio n
hap pen ed  i n  t h e w ork p la c e
·  C olle c tin g  w ork e rs ’  c o m pen sa tio n b en efit s  lo ng  a ft e r a n
in ju ry  h as h eale d	 	
T hese  a c tio ns a re  i lle g al.  U nd er t h e L o uis ia n a W ork e rs ’
C om pen sa tio n la w  [ L o uis ia n a R evis e d  S ta tu te s,  S ec tio n 2 3:
12 0 8],  i t  i s  u n la w fu l:
·  F or a n y p ers o n,  f o r t h e p urp ose  o f c o un se li n g  o r d efe atin g
an y w ork e rs ’  c o m pen sa tio n b en efit  p ay m en t f o r t h em se lv e s
(h im se lf ) o r a n o th er p ers o n,  t o  w illf u lly  m ak e  a  f a ls e
sta te m en t o r r e p re se n ta tio n.	 	
·  F or a n y p ers o n,  e it h er d ir e c tly  o r i n d ir e c tly ,  t o  a id  a n d  a b et
an  e m plo ye r o r c la im an t o r c o un se l  a n  e m plo ye r o r c la im an t
to  w illf u lly  m ak e  a  f a ls e  s ta te m en t o r r e p re se n ta tio n.
T O  R EP O RT W ORK ER S’
C O M PEN SA TIO N
FR A UD  C O NTA C T
Lo uis ia na W ork fo rc e  C om mis sio n	  	
W ork e rs ’ C om pensa tio n F ra u d  S ectio n
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(A ll  in fo rm atio n r e m ain s a no nym ous)	 	
W ork ers ’  c o m pen sa tio n
fr a u d  i s  p un is h ab le  b y
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The  L o uis ia na W ork fo rc e
C om mis sio n is  w ork in g  w it h  la w
e nfo rc e m ent t o  f in d  a n d  p ro se cute
W ork e rs ’ C om pensa tio n F ra u d .
W HA T I S  W ORK ER S’
C O M PEN SA TIO N F R A UD
W hat c an  h ap pen  t o  y o u?
· A ny p ers o n w ho  v io la te s t h e se  p ro vis io ns o f t h e  W ork e rs ’
C om pensa tio n la w  w il l  b e s u b je ct t o  p unis h m ent b ase d  o n
th e  v a lu e  o f t h e  b ene fit s  o r p aym ent o bta in e d .  [ L .R .S .,
S ectio n 2 3 :1 2 0 8(C )]	 	
·  $ 10 ,0 00 o r m ore :  T he  p ers o n s h all  b e im pris o ne d  ( w it h  o r
w it h o ut h ard  la b o r) f o r u p  t o  1 0  y e ars ,  f in e d  u p  t o  $ 10 ,0 00,  o r
bo th .	 	
· B etw een $ 2,5 0 0 a nd  $ 10 ,0 00:  T he  p ers o n s h all  b e
im pris o ne d  ( w it h  o r w it h o ut h ard  la b o r) f o r u p  t o  5  y e ars ,
fin e d  u p  t o  $ 5,0 00,  o r b o th .	 	
· L e ss t h an $ 2,5 0 0:  T he  p ers o n s h all  b e im pris o ne d  ( w it h  o r
w it h o ut h ard  la b o r) f o r u p  t o  6  m onth s,  f in e d  u p  t o  $ 50 0,  o r
bo th .	 	
A ny p ers o n w ho  v io la te s t h e se  p ro vis io ns o f t h e  W ork e rs ’
C om pensa tio n la w  m ay a ls o  b e a sse sse d  c iv il   p enalt ie s b y
th e  w ork e rs ’ c o m pensa tio n ju d g e o r n o t le ss t h an $ 50 0 o r
m ore  t h an $ 5,0 00 a nd  m ay b e o rd ere d  t o  m ake  r e stit u tio n
fo r b ene fit s  c la im ed  o r p aym ents  o bta in e d  t h ro ug h f r a u d .
[L .R .S .  S ectio n 2 3 :1 2 0 8(D )]	 	
A ny e m plo ye e w ho  v io la te s t h e se  p ro vis io ns o f t h e  W ork e rs ’
C om pensa tio n la w  w il l,  u p o n d ete rm in atio n b y a  w ork e rs ’
c o m pensa tio n ju d g e,  f o rfe it  a ny r ig ht t o  c o m pensa tio n
bene fit s .  [ L .R .S .  2 3 :1 2 0 8(E )]	
W ORK ER S’	
C O M PEN SA TIO N	 	
FR A UD

Other Louisiana Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS

There are an additional eighteen optional and mandatory Louisiana labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.


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