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Registration to attend the 42nd Annual Workers Compensation Seminar is CLOSED.

Pre-registration to play in the seminar's associated Charity Golf Tournament closes at 5 p.m. on Sept. 23. After pre-registration closes, complete and take the fillable form with you to register on-site which opens at 11 a.m. on Sept. 26.

The Download Handouts link is open to registered attendees until 4 p.m. on Oct. 12. To access written materials attendee's must use their Group ID numbers (found in the upper left corner of their Seminar Confirmation of Registration). Staff will be unable to assist with Group ID numbers from 4 p.m. on Sept. 23 to 1 p.m. on Sept. 29.

$80,000 Civil Penalty Collected for Work Comp Fraud
KDOL received settlement in the case of KDOL versus Labor Pros, LLC., Elite Employment Group, Inc. and Gregory D. Van Etten, after 10 months of investigation. This dispute involved the failure to secure payment of workers compensation insurance, the failure to file accident reports in a timely manner with the division, the failure to pay workers compensation benefits when due and the false or misleading statements made, without admitting or denying any violation and to avoid any further administrative hearings. Read more here.

Updates to the Table of Maximum Benefit Cards K-WC 107 and K-WC 1070 may be found online on the Benefits page section of the Forms and Publications.

Subscribe to the Work Comp Connection newsletter by emailing Shirley.Hastings@dol.ks.gov for more information.

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