Newsline No. 73-08  

December 5, 2008


Division of Workers' Compensation training sessions on filing optical character recognition (OCR) paper forms and documents in EAMS are filling up

Upcoming training sessions for filing paper OCR forms in the Electronic Adjudication Management System (EAMS) are filling rapidly. Reservations are now closed for the Dec. 9 training sessions in Van Nuys. There are still seats available for the sessions in Sacramento and Oakland. DWC is taking reservations for the sessions on a first come, first served basis.

The remaining sessions with open seats will be held:

Monday, Dec. 15, 2008
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Employment Development Department - auditorium
722 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA

Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Elihu Harris State Building – auditorium
1515 Clay Street
Oakland, CA

Those wishing to attend one of the training sessions must send an e-mail to and put "RSVP EAMS OCR Form Training Session" and the date they will attend in the subject line. The body of the email should contain the name, organization and email address of the person requesting a seat at the session. Once the space is filled, reservations will be closed for these sessions.

For more EAMS information, go to