What is a VSSR Claim and What Happens After I File One?

by Jacob Brandt | Dec 30, 2019 | VSSR Benefits

Under Ohio Law, there are a specific set of safety requirements that employers are required to follow in order to ensure the safety of their employees. These requirements are codified under Ohio Administrative Code Chapter 4123:1. This section of the Ohio Administrative Code provides clear and distinct requirement that employers are obligated to follow. These rules are similar in nature to the rules set by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)....read more >>

How to Proceed With a VSSR Claim

by Kara Dolan-West | Dec 05, 2014 | VSSR Benefits

pursuant to Ohio Administrative Code § 4121-3-20(A), the Industrial Commission requires a claimant to file an application for an additional safety award within two years of the injury, death, or inception of a disability resulting from...read more >>

What is VSSR?

by Kara Dolan-West | Apr 11, 2014 | VSSR Benefits

VSSR stands for “violation of a specific safety requirement.” In order to be entitled to receive a VSSR award, a claimant must establish that his of her injury resulted from the employer’s failure to comply with...read more >>