Latest Board Announcements
The White Plains Customer Service Center, formerly located at 99 Church Street, White Plains, NY 10601, has moved to 75 South Broadway, White Plains, NY 10601.
Non-Acute Pain Medical Treatment Guidelines and Revised Medical Treatment Guidelines Became Effective December 15, 2014
November 20, 2014 6:45 p.m. In light of the weather conditions associated with the continuing winter storm, State offices in Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Franklin, Genesee, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego, and Wyoming counties will be closed on Friday, November 21. Parties will be notified of rescheduled hearings.
November 19, 2014 10:30 p.m. In light of the weather conditions associated with the continuing winter storm, State offices in Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Franklin, Genesee, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego, and Wyoming counties will be closed on Thursday, November 20. Parties will be notified of rescheduled hearings.
November 19, 2014 7:30 a.m. Due to the severe storm in western New York, the following hearing points are closed. Hearings in these locations are canceled and will be rescheduled.: Batavia, Buffalo, Jamestown, and Watertown.
Non-Acute Pain Medical Treatment Guidelines Training
NYC-area offices open till 6PM on 9/11/2014 for WTC-12 forms
Meeting of Special Disability Fund Advisory Committee September 8, 2014
Deadline for World Trade Center Registrations is September 11, 2014
The Licensed Representative Exam has been scheduled for Thursday, June 12, 2014
Winter storm update for Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Brooklyn Will Hold Hearings as Scheduled on January 10, 2014
Brooklyn Hearings Canceled for Thursday, January 9, 2014
Brooklyn Office Closed Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Winter storm update for Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Winter storm update for January 2nd and 3rd, 2014
World Trade Center Registry Reopened and New Protections Accorded to Workers
Governor Cuomo Details Improvements to New York's Workers' Compensation System That Cut Costs to Employers by 26% for 2014
New York Workers' Compensation Board Announces Regulations to Implement Business Relief Act Assessment Changes and 2014 Assessment Rate
Chair Announces Impartial Specialist Program Improvements and Seeks Applications from Physicians
Workers' Compensation Board Announces Availability of eClaims Trading Partner Registration and Revised eClaims Requirement Tables
Medical Treatment Guideline Program Improvements Go Live
Medical Treatment Guidelines Improvements Will Take Effect on March 1, 2013. Free On-Line Training is Available.
Chair Proposes Medical Treatment Guidelines Addition and Improvements
Board To Consider Applications To Excuse A Delay Or Default Caused By Hurricane Sandy
Workers' Compensation Board Announces Publication of eClaims Requirement Tables and Implementation Schedule for Mandatory EDI Claims Reporting
Notification Of Change To Date And Place Of November 2012 Full Board Meeting
Workers' Compensation Board Announces eClaims Training Schedule for Mandatory Electronic Claims Filing Process
Notification of Change to Date and Location of September 2012 Full Board Meeting
The Board Publishes DRAFT EDI Claims Release 3 Requirement Tables for eClaims Mandate
Governor Cuomo Announces First Reduction in Workers' Compensation Rates Since 2008 The Workers' Compensation Board's administrative offices are now located at 328 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12305-2318.
NOTIFICATION OF CHANGE TO LOCATION OF JULY 17, 2012 FULL BOARD MEETING
Workers' Compensation Board Mandates Electronic Claims Filing Process (eClaims)
Remembering Dr. Stephen Levin
Board Releases Free Web Training on 2012 Guidelines
Workers' Compensation Board Announces 2012 NYS Guidelines for Determining Permanent Impairment and Loss of Wage Earning Capacity
Notification Of Use Of Videoconferencing At July 2011 Board Meeting
Board to Phase Out Older Versions of Forms RFA-1, RFA-1LC and RFA-2
Receive Electronic Case Copies at No Charge
Workers' Compensation Board Chair to Appoint Medical Advisory Committee
Chair Robert Beloten Statement on the Recent NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department Ruling Regarding Group Self-Insurance
New York State Budget Includes More Than $200 Million in Assessment Relief for Thousands of Group Self-Insurance Trust Members
Notification Of Change To Date Of April 2011 Full Board Meeting
Email Filing of WCB Claims Documents
Faxing Documents to The Workers' Compensation Board
Emergency Information Regarding Hearings — Board offices remain open even if hearings are postponed/rescheduled due to severe weather or other circumstances. To find out if a hearing has been postponed or rescheduled, parties should call the Board's toll free number or check this webpage for updates. The toll free number is 1-877-632-4996.
Answers To CLE Questions on Medical Treatment Guidelines Now Available
Get the Facts about Medical Treatment Guidelines
New Decision Notices/Forms In Conciliation Process and Revised Forms RFA-1 And RFA-2
Medical Treatment Guidelines Go Live