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Applications and Research Section

K-WC 95 Records Download Requestor's Guide (Rev. 5-12)

The Kansas Department of Labor is currently in the process of moving workers compensation records to a new location. Unfortunately, while in transition, some of these records may be temporarily unavailable. Please allow additional time for processing of records requests.

Primary Functions

The Research unit receives and processes requests for Workers Compensation records. If you have any questions regarding research, please call (785) 296-4000 option 8 for assistance or email wc_app_rsch@dol.ks.gov.

The Applications unit receives and processes applications for hearings. If you have any questions regarding applications, please call (785) 296-4000 option 8 for assistance or email wc_app_rsch@dol.ks.gov. Please also see Frequently Asked Questions for Attorneys.

Hearings and Settlements

If you are an injured worker, attorney, insurance carrier or employer and you would like to file an application for hearing or settlement, please download one or more of the Hearings and Settlements forms. Fax or postal mail only to number or address on form. Do not email applications for hearings; emailed applications will not be accepted due to security concerns.

Requests for Records

If you are an injured worker, attorney, insurance carrier or employer and you would like to request records on file with the Division, please download one of the Requests for Records forms. Fax or postal mail only to number or address on form. Do not email requests for records; emailed requests will not be accepted due to security concerns.

Practices and Procedures

For detailed information on the Division's requirements regarding forms, records on file, hearing or appeals procedures, electing in or out of the Workers Compensation Act and many other topics, refer to the Workers Compensation Practice and Procedure Guide. This guide is being revised to reflect changes in the law effective May 15, 2011.