(a) Claims Administrator. A self-administered workers' compensation insurer, a self-administered self-insured employer, a self-administered joint powers authority, or a third-party claims administrator for an insurer, a self-insured employer, a legally-uninsured employer or a joint powers authority; or an attorney or agent of any of those entities. (b) Claim Form. The official Division of Workers' Compensation DWC Form 1 Employee's Claim for Workers' Compensation Benefits, as set forth in Section 10139 of this Article. (c) Employee. An employee, a person claiming to be an employee, his or her dependents, or agent.
|Note: Authority cited: Sections 133 and 5307.3, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 5401, 5401.7, 5402 and 5404.5, Labor Code.|
1. New section filed 1-18-90; operative 1-18-90 (Register 90, No. 4). New section is exempt from review by OAL pursuant to Government Code Section11351.
2. Amendment of subsections (b), (b)(3), (b)(4) and (c), repealer of subsections (b)(5), (d), (e) and (f), and new subsection (d) filed 4-13-93; operative 4-13-93. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register 93, No. 16)
3. Change without regulatory effect repealing article 9 heading, renumbering former article 6 to new article 9, renumbering former section 10136 to section 10252 and renumbering former section 10116 to section 10136, including amendment of subsection (b), filed 4-7-2008 pursuant to section 100, title1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2008, No. 15).