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.
 

Why am I no longer receiving hearing notices and applications for hearing by mail?

The adverse party is sent a copy of the application for hearing via their delivery method of choice. Electronic mailing is now included in the mailing requirement for hearing applications and/or notices of hearing (House Bill 2134 (2011 session)).