Workers' Compensation Publications

  Injured Worker Guide

  Claimant Brochure: Know Your Rights as an Injured Worker

  Colorado Uninsured Employer Fund Brochure

  A Guide to DIME - Division Independent Medical Examination

  • The Division Independent Medical Examination (DIME) program provides an independent evaluation of disputed medical issues relating to workers' compensation cases.

  Self-Representation in Court

  Employer Guide

  • From insurance requirements to your legal obligations if a worker is hurt on the job: this guide can help you protect your workers, your business, and yourself from workplace injuries.
  • Español: Guía Para el Empleador

  Insurance Requirements for Employers

  Lower Insurance Costs with Premium Cost Containment

  • The Premium Cost Containment program offers free risk management consulting and resources for you and your business. Certified members of this program can earn up to 10% off of their workers' compensation premiums.

  Self-Insuring Workers' Compensation

  • In some rare cases, large employers may have the option to self-insure for workers' compensation. This webpage provides more details and outlines what is required to qualify for this option.

  Workers' Compensation Act

  • A PDF copy of the most recent Colorado Workers' Compensation Act.

  Guide to Adjusting Workers' Compensation Claims

  • This guide provides a review of relevant information, rules, laws, methods, and processes for understanding how to adjust Workers' Compensation claims in Colorado.

  Claims Compliance Audit Guide

  • The Division regularly audits insurance carriers to ensure they are operating according to Colorado laws. The information in this guide can help insurers understand what to expect when they are audited.

  A Guide to DIME - Division Independent Medical Examination

  • The Division Independent Medical Examination (DIME) program provides an independent evaluation of disputed medical issues relating to workers' compensation cases.