In case of injury, it is an employee’s responsibility to notify his/her supervisor or department head immediately. Any injury, no matter how slight, must be reported to your supervisor and the First Report of Injury form must be completed. The form will be submitted to Risk Management at firstname.lastname@example.org through Adobe Reader or can be printed and faxed to Risk Management at 864-656-4558.
Medical Attention for the Work-Injured Employee:
If the injured employee, or his/her supervisor, judges that medical attention is needed, the supervisor or other designated person must call CorVel at 1-866-282-2674 to report the injury and assist in completing the First Report of Injury with a Nurse Case Manager. The employee will be referred to Redfern Health Center or an AUTHORIZED Off Campus Medical Facility. In the event of life or limb-threatening emergencies, contact 9-1-1 or seek immediate medical attention at the nearest emergency facility.
Employers must report:
- All work-related fatalities within 8 hours.
- All work-related inpatient hospitalizations, amputations, or losses of an eye within 24 hours.
- Call OSHA at 1-800-321-6742