Vermont Employer's Liability and Workers' Compensation Poster Required
The Vermont Employer's Liability and Workers' Compensation is a labor law posters poster by the Vermont Department Of Labor. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in Vermont, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.
This poster must be posted in a conspicuous place by all employers so that all employees can see it. This poster describes how employees who get injured at work can qualify for workers' compensation and the responsibilities of employers should an employee get injured while working for them.
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Employer’s Liability and Workers’ CompensationNOTICE TO EMPLOYEES This employer, __________________________________________ , has complied with the provisions of Title 21 of the Vermont Statutes, Annotated §687, by obtaining Workers’ Compensation Insurance coverage through: ________________________________________________________________________\ ________ (Insurance Carrier) Workers’ Compensation benefits for lost time, medical expenses, disability or death because of a work-related injury are available through the above n\ amed company. • An injured employee MUST immediately notify his/her employer ofan injury. • The employer MUST file an Employee Claim and Employer’s First Report of Injury (Form 1) with the Vermont Department of Labor within 72 hours of the notice of an injury that requires medical attention or results in\ time lost from work. The employer must also provide a copy of the Form 1 to the injured worker and to the insurance carrier. • If the employer fails to file a First Report, an employee may file a Notice of Injury and Claim for Compensation (Form 5) with the Vermont Department of Labor within six months of the date of injury. • Information concerning injured worker rights and benefits is available on the department’s Workers’ Compensation website at http://www .labor .vermont.gov or by calling (802) 828-2286. Equal Opportunity is the Law The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabiliti es, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. 711 (TTY/Relay Service) or 802-828-4203 TDD (Vermont Department of Labor). WC-10 (12/05)
Other Vermont Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS
There are an additional sixteen optional and mandatory Vermont 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.
- Original poster PDF https://labor.vermont.gov/sites/labor/files/doc_library/Notice%20to%20Employers%20Employers%20Liability%20and%20WC%20Poster%20%5BEnglish%5D.pdf , updated June 2023
- Vermont Labor Law Posters at http://labor.vermont.gov/publications/
- Vermont Department Of Labor
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