Rhode Island Workers’ Compensation Laws and Regulations

Rhode Island Workers’ Comp Drug Testing Laws

Rhode Island Workers’ Compensation Rules
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I. General Rules


II. Trial


III. Records


IV. Appeals


V. Pro Hac Vice


COLA Reimbursement


Coordination of Benefits


Independent Contractor


Lack of Insurance


Leasing Companies


Palliative Care


Qualified Rehabilitation Counselor


WCAF Reimbursement

Rhode Island Workers’ Compensation Statutes
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Chapter 23-5 – Reports of Disease and Disability.


Chapter 27-7.1 – Workers’ Compensation Insurance


Chapter 27-7.2 – Workers’ Compensation Insurance Fund [Repealed.].


Chapter 27-8 Casualty Insurance; Generally [§ 27-8-13 Repealed.].


Chapter 27-9 – Casualty Insurance Rating.


Chapter 28-29 Workers’ Compensation General Provisions


Chapter 28-30 Workers’ Compensation Court


Chapter 28-31 Workers’ Compensation State and Municipal Employees


Chapter 28-31.1 State Employees’ Compensation Fund


Chapter 28-32 Workers’ Compensation Report of Injuries


Chapter 28-33 Workers’ Compensation Benefits


Chapter 28-34 Workers’ Compensation Occupational Diseases


Chapter 28-35 Workers’ Compensation Procedure


Chapter 28-36 Workers’ Compensation Insurance


Chapter 28-37 Workers’ Compensation Administrative Fund


Chapter 28-38 Dr. John E. Donley Rehabilitation Center


Chapter 28-41 Temporary Disability Insurance-Benefits


Chapter 28-47 Workers’ Compensation Group Self Insurance


Chapter 40-6 Public Assistance Act [ §40-6-10 ]

Rhode Island State Offices and Contacts
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State Offices and Contacts

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