Work related injuries/illnesses should be reported within 24 hours of occurrence. State employees should inform his or her immediate supervisor of the incident. If the supervisor is unavailable, please report the injury/illness to Human Resources. Your supervisor and/or Human Resources will then file a report. The employee may be required to complete agency specific forms regarding the work related injury/illness. Once the report has been filed, a First Report of Alleged Occupational Injury or Illness Form will be generated and a copy provided to the employee.
It is important that employees report all work related injuries and/or illness even though medical treatment was not sought.
Gallagher Bassett (“GB”) is a third-party administrator and is tasked with delivering claims administration and medical management services for the State of Nebraska’s workers’ compensation program. After a claim is filed, a Resolution Manager with GB will contact the injured worker to begin investigation of the claim.