WORKERS COMPENSATION FIRST REPORT OF INJURY OR ILLNESS
EMPLOYER (NAME & ADDRESS INCL ZIP) CARRIER/ADMINISTRATOR CLAIM NUMBER JURISDICTION INSURED REPORT NUMBER EMPLOYER'S LOCATION ADDRESS (IF DIFFERENT) INDUSTRY CODE EMPLOYER FEIN LOCATION # PHONE # OSHA LOG CASE # REPORT PURPOSE CODE JURISDICTION CLAIM NUMBER
CARRIER (NAME, ADDRESS, & PHONE #) POLICY PERIOD TO
CHECK IF APPROPRIATE SELF INSURANCE
CLAIMS ADMINISTRATOR (NAME, ADDRESS & PHONE NO)
NAME (LAST, FIRST, MIDDLE) ADDRESS (INCL ZIP) DATE OF BIRTH SEX
SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER MARITAL STATUS U
M S K
STATE OF HIRE
FEMALE F U UNKNOWN # OF DEPENDENTS
MARRIED SEPARATED UNKNOWN
NCCI CLASS CODE YES YES NO NO
FULL PAY FOR DAY OF INJURY? DID SALARY CONTINUE?
TIME EMPLOYEE BEGAN WORK AM PM CONTACT NAME/PHONE NUMBER DATE OF INJURY/ILLNESS TIME OF OCCURRENCE ( ) CANNOT BE DETERMINED TYPE OF INJURY/ILLNESS AM PM PART OF BODY AFFECTED LAST WORK DATE DATE EMPLOYER NOTIFIED DATE DISABILITY BEGAN
DID INJURY/ILLNESS/EXPOSURE OCCUR ON EMPLOYER'S TYPE OF INJURY/ILLNESS CODE PART OF BODY AFFECTED CODE PREMISES? YES NO DEPARTMENT OR LOCATION WHERE ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS EXPOSURE ALL EQUIPMENT, MATERIALS, OR CHEMICALS EMPLOYEE WAS USING WHEN ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS OCCURRED EXPOSURE OCCURRED
SPECIFIC ACTIVITY THE EMPLOYEE WAS ENGAGED IN WHEN THE ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS EXPOSURE OCCURRED
WORK PROCESS THE EMPLOYEE WAS ENGAGED IN WHEN ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS EXPOSURE OCCURRED
HOW INJURY OR ILLNESS/ABNORMAL HEALTH CONDITION OCCURRED. DESCRIBE THE SEQUENCE OF EVENTS AND INCLUDE ANY OBJECTS OR SUBSTANCES THAT DIRECTLY INJURED THE EMPLOYEE OR MADE THE EMPLOYEE ILL CAUSE OF INJURY CODE
DATE RETURN(ED) TO WORK
IF FATAL, GIVE DATE OF DEATH
WERE SAFEGUARDS OR SAFETY EQUIPMENT PROVIDED? WERE THEY USED? HOSPITAL OR OFF SITE TREATMENT (NAME & ADDRESS)
PHYSICIAN/HEALTH CARE PROVIDER (NAME & ADDRESS)
NO YES INITIAL TREATMENT 0 1 2 3 4 5 NO MEDICAL TREATMENT MINOR: BY EMPLOYER MINOR CLINIC/HOSP EMERGENCY CARE HOSPITALIZED > 24 HOURS
FUTURE MAJOR MEDICAL/ LOST TIME ANTICIPATED
WITNESSES (NAME & PHONE #)
DATE ADMINISTRATOR NOTIFIED
PREPARER'S NAME & TITLE
FORM IA-1(r 1-1-02)
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AWCC Form 1 (Employer's First Report of Injury or Illness)
Ark. Code Ann. § 11-9-529 allows employers 10 days to report injuries. Those involving either more than 7 days of lost time or indemnity payments require Form 1. Also, a Form 1 is required for all controversions including a medical-only case. Self-insured employers file Form 1 with the AWCC; other employers send it to their insurance representatives. Employers do NOT fill in the shaded areas. On Form 1, employers/carriers must: 1. In the Occurrence Section list the date the employer first knew of the injury. The 10 days to report begin either on the date of disability or the date the employer was notified, whichever date is later. Give the name of the carrier. An insurance agency or third party administrator should be listed in the Preparer's Section. A carrier can pre-print its name and address in the Carrier Section to help clients properly report. Specify the carrier Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) in the Carrier Section. Type or print in ink. An illegible, incomplete Form 1 will be returned.
Neglect of Form 1: Late employee benefits, exposing employers to fines. Lack of Form 1: Delays in insurance investigation.
General inquiries on Form 1 can be answered by the AW CC Supp ort Ser vices Division. Questions on a specific Form 1 may be directed to the Research and Statistics Section, which processes the accident reports. (1-800-6 22-447 2 or 501 -682-393 0).
Ark. Code Ann. §11-9-10 6(a): "Any p erson or entity who willfully and kno wingly make s any m aterial false statement or representation, who willfully and knowingly omits or conceals any material information, or who willfully and knowingly employs any device, sche me, or artifice for the purpose of: obtaining any benefit or paym ent; defeating or wrongfully increasing or wrongfully decreasing any claim for benefit or payment; or obtaining or avoiding workers' compensation coverage or avoiding payment of the proper insurance premium, or who aids and abets for any of said p urposes, und er this chapter shall be guilty of a Class D felo ny. Fifty percent (50%) of any criminal fine imposed an d collected under .... this section shall be paid and allocated in accord ance with app licable law to the Death and Permanent Total Disability Trust Fund administered by the Workers' Compensation Commission."
DO NOT ENTER DATA IN SHADED FIELDS
DATES: Enter all dates in MM/DD/YY format. INDUSTRY CODE: This is the code which represents the nature of the employer's business, which is contained in the Standard Industrial Classification Manual or the North American Industry Classification System, published by the Federal Office of Management and Budget. CARRIER: The licensed business entity issuing a contract of insurance and assuming financial responsibility on behalf of the employer of the claimant. CLAIMS ADMINISTRATOR: Enter the name of the carrier, third party administrator, state fund, or self-insured responsible for administering the claim. AGENT NAME & CODE NUMBER: Enter the name of your insurance agent and his/her code number if known. This information can be found on your insurance policy. OCCUPATION/JOB TITLE: This is the primary occupation of the claimant at the time of the accident or exposure. EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Indicate the employee's work status. The valid choices are: Full-Time On Strike Unknown Part-Time Disabled Apprenticeship Full-Time Not Employed Retired Apprenticeship Part-Time
Volunteer Seasonal Piece Worker
DATE DISABILITY BEGAN: The first day on which the claimant originally lost time from work due to the occupation injury or disease or as otherwise designated by statute. CONTACT NAME/PHONE NUMBER: Enter the name of the individual at the employer's premises to be contacted for additional information. TYPE OF INJURY/ILLNESS: Briefly describe the nature of the injury or illness, (eg. Lacerations to the forearm). PART OF BODY AFFECTED: Indicate the part of body affected by the injury/illness, (eg. Right forearm, lower back). DEPARTMENT OR LOCATION WHERE ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS EXPOSURE OCCURRED: (eg. Maintenance Department or Client's office at 452 Monroe St., Washington, DC 26210) If the accident or illness exposure did not occur on the employer's premises, enter address or location. Be specific.
FORM IA-1(r 1-1-02)
EMPLOYER'S INSTRUCTIONS cont'd
ALL EQUIPMENT, MATERIAL OR CHEMICALS EMPLOYEE WAS USING WHEN ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS EXPOSURE OCCURRED: (eg. Acetylene cutting torch, metal plate) List all of the equipment, materials, and/or chemicals the employee was using, applying, handling or operating when the injury or illness occurred. Be specific, for example: decorator's scaffolding, electric sander, paintbrush, and paint. Enter "NA" for not applicable if no equipment, materials, or chemicals were being used. NOTE: The items listed do not have to be directly involved in the employee's injury or illness. SPECIFIC ACTIVITY THE EMPLOYEE WAS ENGAGED IN WHEN THE ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS EXPOSURE OCCURRED: (eg. Cutting metal plate for flooring) Describe the specific activity the employee was engaged in when the accident or illness exposure occurred, such as sanding ceiling woodwork in preparation for painting. WORK PROCESS THE EMPLOYEE WAS ENGAGED IN WHEN ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS EXPOSURE OCCURRED: Describe the work process the employee was engaged in when the accident or illness exposure occurred, such as building maintenance. Enter "NA" for not applicable if employee was not engaged in a work process (eg. walking along a hallway). HOW INJURY OR ILLNESS/ABNORMAL HEALTH CONDITION OCCURRED. DESCRIBE THE SEQUENCE OF EVENTS AND INCLUDE ANY OBJECTS OR SUBSTANCES THAT DIRECTLY INJURED THE EMPLOYEE OR MADE THE EMPLOYEE ILL: (Worker stepped back to inspect work and slipped on some scrap metal. As worker fell, worker brushed against the hot metal.) Describe how the injury or illness/abnormal health condition occurred. Include the sequence of events and name any objects or substance that directly injured the employee or made the employee ill. For example: Worker stepped to the edge of the scaffolding to inspect work, lost balance and fell six feet to the floor. The worker's right wrist was broken in the fall. DATE RETURN(ED) TO WORK: Enter the date following to most recent disability period on which the employee returned to work.
FORM IA-1(r 1-1-02)