COVID-19 Legal Update: Colorado
Workers' Compensation Administrative board/ commission
How does the state define an occupational disease?
8-40-201(14) "Occupational disease" means a disease which results directly from the employment or the conditions under which work was performed, which can be seen to have followed as a natural incident of the work and as a result of the exposure occasioned by the nature of the employment, and which can be fairly traced to the employment as a proximate cause and which does not come from a hazard to which the worker would have been equally exposed outside of the employment.
COVid-19 Specific Laws, agency declarations/ press releases, or enacted regulation?
Court Closures & Modified Call
Is the administrative court system closed or open?
Open - reduced hours.
Does this state have a shelter-in-place in order?
Is there Any state-specific guidance on disability, unemployment, or health benefits for COVID-19?
Allows for telephonic treatment and billing.
Last Updated: 7/14/2020