workers' compensation

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work·ers' compensation

(wûr′kərz)
n.
Payments required by law to be made to an employee who is injured or disabled in connection with work.
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20 meeting, the Randolph County commissioners heard from Snedeker Risk Management representative Kevin Kern on workmans compensation claims in the county.
Kern said the county has 27 workmans compensation cases, seven of which are still open, and had paid out $343,000 in workmans compensation claims in just the last two years.