Getting Back to Work

Why You Should Return to Work

Find out the benefits of early and safe return to work.

Working With Your Doctor

Find out what your doctor needs to be doing to help you get back to work.

Light Duty Job

Your employer may find you a different job, or adjust your old job, so you can work with your medical restrictions during recovery.

What Your Employer Needs to do

Learn what an employer can do to help an injured worker get back to work quickly.

Working With a Vocational Counselor

A vocational counselor will help you evaluate your return-to-work options.

Preferred Worker Program

This program gives employers financial incentives to hire workers who, because of a workplace injury or occupational disease, cannot return to their old job.

Return to Work or Train for a New Job

Find resources available to help you return to work or receive training for a new job once your claim is closed.

Training Options

Find out about programs that train disabled workers for new work.

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