Preferred Worker Program (Webinar)


The Preferred Worker Program is a financial incentive program for Washington employers who employ workers with permanent work restrictions in a productive, medically-approved job which is expected to continue into the future.

This webinar is an overview of the Preferred Worker Program.

At this webinar you will learn:


  • Financial protection against subsequent claims during the preferred worker certification period
  • Premium relief
  • Wage reimbursement
  • Bonus incentive for 12 months of continuous employment
  • Payment for some of the costs of tools, clothing and equipment the worker may need to do the job.

Eligibility requirements

How to apply for the reimbursements

What resources are available within L&I for the employer

Find out more about the Preferred Worker Program at


Please register in advance to ensure your place at the session you choose. Space is limited.

Date Course# City Time
7/10/2018 9-807-32 Online   1 - 2:30 p.m.
8/14/2018 9-807-33 Online   10 - 11:30 a.m.
9/11/2018 9-807-34 Online   1 - 2:30 p.m.
10/9/2018 9-807-35 Online   10 - 11:30 a.m.
11/13/2018 9-807-36 Online   1 - 2:30 p.m.
12/11/2018 9-807-37 Online   10 - 11:30 a.m.


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