The Workers’ Compensation Division is located within the Personnel/Human Resources Department. Workers’ Compensation administers benefits for all City of Somerville and Somerville Public School employees excluding public safety officials. The goal of the Workers’ Compensation Division is to ensure that eligible, injured employees receive quality and timely medical services, receive timely benefits, and return to work as soon as they are capable.
Changes from FY20
Modest reductions in the Workers Compensation budget have amounted to a 3.0% reduction in FY21. Drivers include $15,000 in deferred Employee Training Courses and $4,000 in the Workers Compensation OM line.