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Workers' Compensation Glossary: V


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Workers' Compensation Commission "Voluntary Agreement", Form WCC-1.

Vocational Rehabilition

Services provided to an employee with a compensable work-related injury or occupational disease to return that employee to the workforce in a new occupation, the performance of which is within that employee's physical limitations resulting from the injury or disease. The Workers' Compensation Commission's Rehabilitation Services unit provides a full range of vocational rehabilitation services, without charge, to eligible employees who cannot return to their initial occupations. Employees may apply to Rehabilitation Services themselves or may be referred to Rehabilitation Services by an employer, an insurance representative, a medical practitioner, a Workers' Compensation Commissioner, or another party.

Voluntary Agreement

Workers' Compensation Commission Form WCC-1 serving as an agreement between an employer's workers' compensation insurance carrier or a self-insured employer and an employee with a compensable work-related injury or occupational disease specifying the type and amount of workers' compensation benefit to be paid to the employee.


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