Workers' Compensation in RI — A Summary of the Law
Workers’ compensation law in Rhode Island is comprised of statutes passed by the General Assembly, cases decided by the Workers’ Compensation Court and Supreme Court, and regulations issued by State agencies. The law is complex and constantly evolving. The following is not intended to be a summary of every statute, case and regulation. It is intended to provide an overview of those laws that are of most concern and interest to injured workers.