Define A Work Injury
Workplace Injury's In Sacramento
Safeopedia.com defines a work related injury as: A work related injury is an injury or illness caused, contributed or significantly aggravated by events or exposures in the work environment. Work related injuries occur on the job and as a direct result of the tasks allotted to the specific job.
Wikipedia Defines Work Accident as: A work accident, workplace accident, occupational accident, or accident at work is a "discrete occurrence in the course of work" leading to physical or mental occupational injury.
What To Do If You Are Injured On The Job
- OBTAIN first aid or other necessary medical treatment as soon as possible. ...
- NOTIFY your supervisor about the injury and the way in which it occurred, as soon as possible. ...
- COMPLETE a claim for workers' compensation on Form C-3 and mail it to the nearest office of the Workers' Compensation Board, if there is lost-time.