Workers' Compensation

The Workers' Compensation Program at Minnesota State Mankato is a no-fault insurance program that pays benefits for employees who sustain work-related injuries or illnesses. Meaning: the condition must be caused, aggravated or accelerated by work activities or the work environment.

Employee Responsibilities

  • Promptly report injuries to supervisor and/or Human Resources
  • Provide all necessary and applicable information
  • Work with supervisor and Human Resources on absences and Return to Work
  • Complete timely and accurate timesheets

Incident Reporting Procedure

All employees, including graduate assistants and student workers, who sustain an injury while performing the duties of their position should:

  • Immediately report any workplace incident or injury to your supervisor.
  • Complete the first report of injury (online submission).
  • If you have any questions, contact Human Resources on 507-398-2015.
  • For questions about general safety in your physical workspace contact Chandler Holland on 507-389-5568.

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