In accordance with state law, the State of Rhode Island provides workers’ compensation insurance. This insurance covers an injury or illness sustained in the course of employment that required medical, surgical, or hospital treatment. Subject to applicable legal requirements, workers’ compensation insurance provides benefits after a short waiting period.
The University of Rhode Island’s Workers Compensation carrier is the Beacon Mutual Insurance Co. The information below should be supplied to the health care provider where you seek medical attention for your work related injury:
Beacon Mutual Insurance Co.
One Beacon Centre
Warwick, RI 02886
(401) 825-2667 PH
(401) 825-2980 FAX
Contact Mary Previte in HR at 874-2684 with any questions on your work related injury, or to get your claim number to give to your health care provider. Fax forms and medical documentation to Mary at 874-5530.
- State of Rhode Island Injury Report
- Medical Authorization form
- Employee Certificate of Dependency Status
- Sick Leave/Payroll Discharge Form
- Witness Report of Accident