Workers Compensation FAQs

The Kansas Department of Labor Workers Compensation Division is responsible for the administration of the Kansas Workers Compensation laws and rules. The division focuses on ensuring employees injured at work, employers, health care providers and insurance carriers receive timely, impartial and fair claim resolution.
 

What information must be included in the request for review?

The case caption should include:

  • Case number
  • Claimant's name
  • Respondent's name 
  • Respondent's insurance carrier

If multiple respondents or insurance carriers, please note who represents each respondent or carrier.

The body of the request should state the ALJ's name and the date of the order. It should also state the issue(s) that you are appealing.