Worker’s Compensation

The City’s Workers’ Compensation division handles all claims for City of Huntsville employees injured on the job. The City’s plan is self-insured and administered in accordance with the rules and regulations of the State of Alabama Worker’s Compensation Law. City Worker’s Comp staff provides information and assistance to injured employees and manages the claims. This provides a high level of service to injured workers and enhances communication throughout the claims process. Other components of the program include wage supplementation, benefits eligibility, limited duty placement, and reintegrating employees into the workplace as quickly as possible, without sacrificing the quality of care. Staff further coordinates appropriate benefits including: all medical and salary continuation benefits, death benefits to surviving dependents, disability benefits, and vocational rehabilitation for disabled employees in compliance with state and federal mandates.

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