Common Questions from Employers About Workers Compensation Insurance
Brookhurst Insurance offers employers lots of resources on worker’s compensation insurance including frequently asked questions about disputed claims.
Do I necessarily need workers’ compensation insurance?
All public and private employers are mandated by state and required by law to provide workers’ compensation insurance plan for their employees. An employee is any person hired either on a full or part-time basis to perform services for remuneration.
Where do I get workers’ compensation insurance?
You can get workers’ compensation insurance from an authorized insurance company or an insurance broker licensed to provide workers’ compensation insurance policies in your state. Brookhurst Insurance offers comprehensive workers’ compensation insurance to businesses, across California and the United States. You need to provide proof of coverage to OWCA in order to avoid the assessment of penalties and fines.
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What if I deduct workers’ compensation insurance benefits from my employee’s earnings?
No, you are not allowed to do this. Workers’ compensation insurance premiums are paid solely by the employer.
Should I report an injury, or should my insurer?
Your insurer is supposed to complete the Employer’s First Report of Injury on your behalf. Injuries should be reported to OWCA within seven days. Brookhurst Insurance provides you with convenience and ease in reporting requirements by electronically submitting Employer’s First Report of Injury, Notice of Payment, and Notice that Payments have stopped.
Brookhurst Insurance is an approved insurance policies provider based in Encino, CA offering comprehensive worker’s compensation insurance covering workers for employers in California and the United States.
If you have additional questions regarding workers’ compensation insurance claims, contact Brookhurst Insurance today.
Get The Best Workers Compensation Insurance For Your Business
We know you have many options to choose from when selecting an insurance agency. We treat our customers as our top priority, and below are several reasons we would like to be your agency of choice:
- Specialists in Workers Compensation Insurance
- Protect Your Employees & Your Business
- Proactive Risk Control Solutions
- Resolving Claims Effectively & Efficiently
- True Customer Support