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A. Any worker and/or person claiming benefits under this Act must notify his supervisor, department director or the Human Resources Director of any and all injuries immediately. In no event shall benefits be paid to a worker who failed to notify their employer within ten (10) days after sustaining such work-related injury or knowledge thereof of a cumulative trauma injury or occupational disease.

B. The supervisor/department director receiving the report of the incident or accident shall submit the report to Human Resources within two days of receipt from the worker. In addition, the supervisor/department director receiving the report shall prepare, or have prepared by the worker’s direct supervisor, and submit an injury report on the circumstances surrounding the on-the-job injury, including the identification of those who may have witnessed the incident or accident. ONCA 12-76, eff. Oct. 1, 2012; ONCA 15-52, eff. Nov. 6, 2015.