COVID-19 Legal Update: Oklahoma
Workers' Compensation Administrative board/ commission
How does the state define an occupational disease?
85A-65D.1. "Occupational disease", as used in this act, unless the context otherwise requires, means any disease that results in disability or death and arises out of and in the course of the occupation or employment of the employee or naturally follows or unavoidably results from an injury as that term is defined in this act. A causal connection between the occupation or employment and the occupational disease shall be established by a preponderance of the evidence.
COVID-19 SPECIFIC LAWS, AGENCY DECLARATIONS/ PRESS RELEASES, OR ENACTED REGULATION?
WCC COVID-19 Response
March 15 2020
Alert Regarding Electronic Submission of Filings
April 10, 2020
WCC Extends Filing Deadlines to May 15, 2020
April 16, 2020
Update on ALJ and Dockets to Attorneys
May 15, 2020
Court Closures & Modified Call
IS THE ADMINISTRATIVE COURT SYSTEM CLOSED OR OPEN?
Open - in limited capacity; dockets & appeals are phasing in, check here for updates.
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