Extend the Notice of Injury Period in the Maine Workers' Compensation Act of 1992
|Category:||Wage and Labor|
|Sponsor:||Senator Shenna Bellows, Senate 14 - Kennebec County|
|Bill #:||LD 947|
Under current law governing workers' compensation, an employee must provide notice of injury to an employer within 30 days after the date of injury. This bill provides that, for claims for which the date of injury is on or after January 1, 2020, an employee must provide to the employer notice of the injury within 180 days after the date of injury.