The State Agency

If you have a workers’ compensation claim in the state of Washington, the agency that will handle the claim is the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries.  The website for the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries can be found by clicking here.

Filing a Claim

Anyone who has been injured on the job in Washington State, can file a claim for workers’ compensation benefits online by clicking the File Fast:Report of Accident link. Although you may file a claim without the assistance of an attorney, retaining the services of an experienced workers’ compensation attorney early on in the process can help ensure that your claim is approved and you receive all the benefits to which you are entitled.

Hearings and Offices

Offices for the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries are located throughout the state.



Individual states administer their own workers’ compensation programs.  There are differences in procedures and differences in the law.  We are Maryland workers’ compensation attorneys.  We cannot tell you exactly how much you will receive in Washington.  You may, however, use our workers’ comp calculator to get an estimate of what your benefits would be if you were filing a Maryland claim.

The Calculator

Our calculator uses a sophisticated algorithm in order to provide you with a rough estimate of what your Maryland benefits would be.  When you use the calculator, you will also have the option to ask for a workers’ compensation attorney to contact you. Even if you live in Washington, feel free to make that selection and we will attempt to find an experienced Washington State workers’ compensation attorney for you.


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