COVID-19 Legal Update: Vermont
Workers' Compensation Administrative board/ commission
How does the state define an occupational disease?
Title 21. Chapter 9 § 601(23) "Occupational disease" means a disease that results from causes and conditions characteristic of and peculiar to a particular trade, occupation, process, or employment, and to which an employee is not ordinarily subjected or exposed outside or away from the employment and arises out of and in the course of the employment.
COVid-19 Specific Laws, agency declarations/ press releases, or enacted regulation?
Memo on Temporary Changes to Handling of Work Comp Claims
March 18, 2020
Gov. Signs H.742 Providing Specific Relief for Employers
March 30, 2020
Gov. Applies Rule 11 to Workers' Compensation Claims
April 15, 2020
Court Closures & Modified Call
Is the administrative court system closed or open?
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: 8/10/2020