In Louisiana, employers are required to display a poster in the workplace providing the name and contact information for their workers' compensation insurance carrier. If you do not see the notice, you can find your employer's insurance carrier by selecting the "Coverage Verification" search tool on our homepage.
If you suspect your employer has no workers' compensation insurance coverage, you can report this to the Office of Workers' Compensation anonymously by clicking here and completing the online fraud reporting form.
If you are injured during the course and scope of your employment and your employer does not carry workers? compensation insurance and refuses to acknowledge the injury, you should complete a Form 1008, Disputed Claim for Compensation and file it with the nearest Workers' Compensation District Office.
No. Louisiana law prohibits employers from withholding any premium amounts from an employee.
No. Group health plans will not cover workers' compensation injuries. Your employer's workers' compensation policy will cover all medical cost as well as lost wage benefits if you miss more than 7 days of work.