Practitioners Take Note:
Exhibits for hearings are REQUIRED to be uploaded to the case file at
least three (3) days prior to the hearing. Practitioners are not
complying with this requirement. The Commission expects ALL attorneys to
comply and submit their exhibits timely.
No paper documents will be accepted at
1/11/2021 - Updated
important instructions and requirements for video hearings, submitting Exhibits, Claimant's
Consent and Claimant's Affidavit online are posted at this link:
Instructions for Video Hearings, Exhibit Submissions and
COVID-19 Courtroom Protocols.
The Commission notes that there have been many unnecessary last
minute requests for postponement or issues are being withdrawn at the
last minute. This late action impacts everyone and severely hampers the
ability of the Commission to timely set priority cases. During this
time when the number of cases that can be set are reduced, it is
imperative that attorneys plan accordingly. The Commission asks that
whenever possible, you file requests for postponements or withdraw
issues far enough in advance that another case can be set.
Online Employee Claim.
information (Carriers in Liquidation).
An employer that fails to secure compensation (workers' compensation
insurance) for all covered employees may be subject to a penalty not to
exceed $10,000. More
details. A county or incorporated municipality may elect to have the provisions of the death benefits law, specifically LE 9-683.1 through 9-683.5, apply to
their public safety presumption employees.
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is a horrible crime that continues to exist in Maryland and affects all parts of
the State. Need more information?
Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention web page for resources and
National Human Trafficking Hotline: Telephone 1-888-373-7888;