Workers Compensation


Current and Past Maximums
Types of Benefits

Calculate Disability Benefits and Dates

Contact Us

Forms and Publications

Job Vacancies in the Department of Labor
At the Kansas State Employment Center’s Job Postings page, select the Department of Labor in the Agency drop-down list under the heading Search Criteria

Other Resources

Página Español


Recent Board Decisions


Speakers Bureau

Statutes and Regulations
Kansas WC Laws and Regulations
Division Publications
Kansas Legislature — Statutes
Secretary of State’s Office — Regulations

Workers Compensation Agencies: U.S. & Canada

About Us

Accident Prevention Program
Accident prevention reporting and inspections

Applications and Research
Requests for records; filing for a hearing or settlement

Court of Administrative Law
Appeals Board
Judicial Section

Coverage and Compliance
Proof of coverage; compliance issues

Digitization Project
OSCAR - Welcome to implementation

Fraud and Abuse

Mediation — Alternative Dispute

Medical Services and Fee Schedule Section
Maximum fees; treatment guidelines; fee reporting; utilization review and bill review

Ombudsman/Claims Advisory
Injured worker and general public assistance, including what forms to file; employer services

Self-Insurance and Business
Self-insurance; agency operations

Technology and Statistics
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Referral to return-to-work services

Latest News:

In-person and Webinar training sessions are available to those interested in enrolling and using the Online System for Claims Administration Research/Regulations (OSCAR) scheduled to launch Nov. 30, 2018. All paper forms and judicial filings previously submitted by mail will instead be filed using the OSCAR system. Attorneys who represent claimants, employers or insurers in Kansas are required to enroll and use the OSCAR system to submit all judicial filings. Employers responsible for submitting elections, records requests, self-insurance information, in addition to users who want to view active case information related to their employer must also enroll in the OSCAR system. Insurers responsible for submitting annual paid loss reports, records requests and payments to the division, must also enroll in OSCAR. Claims Administrators and Third Party Administrators responsible for checking the statuses of submitted claims and view active case information related to these claims are also required to enroll in OSCAR. Register for in-person training or join a Webinar now!

Implementation of EDI Release 3.1
The Kansas Division of Workers Compensation will adopt the IAIABC Claims Release 3.1 Standard on November 29, 2018. The Kansas IAIABC R3.1 release date coincides with go-live of Kansas’ Online System for Claims Administration Research/Regulation (OSCAR).  Kansas EDI data will be integrated into OSCAR and some of the new requirements in claims 3.1 are needed to support OSCAR functionality and processes. Please click here for more information.

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