COVID-19 Legal Update: Idaho
Workers' Compensation Administrative board/ commission
How does the state define an occupational disease?
"72-438 (22) “Occupational diseases.”
(a) “Occupational disease” means a disease due to the nature of an employment in which the hazards of such disease actually exist, are characteristic of, and peculiar to the trade, occupation, process, or employment, but shall not include psychological injuries, disorders
or conditions unless the conditions set forth in section 72-451, Idaho Code, are met."
COVid-19 Specific Laws, agency declarations/ press releases, or enacted regulation?
Court Closures & Modified Call
Is the administrative court system closed or open?
Open - reducing face to face interaction / remote workers.
Does this state have a shelter-in-place in order?
Any state-specific guidance on disability, unemployment, or health benefits for COVID-19?
Last Updated: 7/14/2020