The Industrial Commission of Arizona, the state agency charged with administering disputes in workers compensation claims and various claims procedures, has announced that their computer system will be temporarily unavailable on June 23rd and 24th for a computer system update. The claims system and optical disk system should be back up and running on Monday June 27th.
The Claims Division handles processing of on the job injury claims, notifies employer’s insurance carriers, sets average monthly wage in claims, processes requests of injured workers to change doctors or leave the state, and determines the amount of permanent compensation an injured worker receives.
Chad T. Snow is a workers compensation attorney in Arizona with offices in Phoenix and Tucson. He can be reached through his website at Snow, Carpio, and Weekley.