Workers' Compensation Requirements
Workers' Compensation Insurance
In the state of Oklahoma, employers are required to provide workers' compensation insurance for their employees, no matter the size of the work force or how many hours they work.
In order to qualify for your employer's workers compensation, you must be an eligible employee. Typically, freelancers or consultants are disqualified from these benefits.
In order to qualify for workers' compensation, you must have been performing a work-related activity during your time of employment when you were injured.
Proper Reporting and Filing
In the state of Oklahoma, the deadline for notifying your employer of your injury is 30 days after you notice the injury. To avoid affecting the outcome of your case, notify your employer of any injuries as soon as possible.