What's Hot in Workers' Comp, Vol. 24, No. 4, April 2020

How COVID-19 Is Affecting New Jersey Workers’ Compensation

  • The New Jersey compensation courts are closed through April 3, 2020.
  • Hearings, trials and witnesses scheduled between March 17, 2002 and April 3, -  2020 will be rescheduled.
  • Importantly, Emergent Motions will continue. As best as possible, these hearings will take place by use of telephone and video technology.
  • Filings will continue electronically through Courts On Line.
  • The New Jersey Workers’ Department of Labor and Workforce Development website has information specifically for employers and businesses. For more info, go to: https://www.nj.gov/labor/employer-services/business/covid.shtml.


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