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Accident Reporting

 
Instructions for Filing Workers Compensation Claims on Risk Nav

Express Employees: Visit School Nurse, then contact Express Staffing Consultant.
EXPRESS LIFE THREATENING INJURIES: During Office Hours: (219) 465-1868
After Hours: (219) 508-2898

For PCES Injured Employees: Contact Quinn Van Rys- Fax (219) 464-0535
qvanrys@pces.k12.in.us

Workers Compensation Protocol

All injuries, regardless of severity must be reported within 24 hours per OSHA guidelines. Severe Injuries that result in death, loss of body part, amputation, or hospitalization must be reported within 8 hours.

Employees who have an on the job injury are to follow the VCS protocol in after a non- life threatening injury:

Get care necessary

Report Injury to Supervisor or Nurse

Supervisor and Employee will be completing RiskNav First Report of Injury, determining the cause of the injury and any clean up any damage that may be necessary.

Go to Workforce Health immediately for care and treatment, with an Authorization Form from Supervisor
Valparaiso Eastport Centre
1251 Eastport Centre Dr., Suite B, Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-462-9205 Open Monday- Friday from 8am- 5pm CST.
 
Life Threatening injuries should be dealt immediately by calling 911. Direct Supervisors should still be notified as soon as possible.

For exposure to body fluids or blood, notify your supervisor to ensure it is properly disposed.

Any remaining Workers Compensation Questions can be directed to the Benefits Coordinator. Our workers compensation carrier is UnitedHeartland Insurance.