What are the
requirements for payment of compensation? Every self-insurer must:
(1) Pay time loss compensation in accordance with Title 51 RCW and
the rules and regulations of the department.
(2) Select one
method for payment of ongoing time loss compensation, either
semimonthly or biweekly, and report the selected method to the
(3) Provide the department with a detailed
written description of any practice of paying workers' regular wages in
lieu of time loss compensation, or of paying workers any benefits
including sick leave, health and welfare insurance benefits, or any
other compensation in conjunction with time loss compensation.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 51.04.020,
06-06-066, § 296-15-340, filed 2/28/06, effective 4/1/06.]