Reporting an Work Related Injury or Illness
CALL 911 immediately if so deemed
Send someone to bring the Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)
An employee who has a work-related injury or illness shall immediately notify her or his supervisor.
If medical treatment is needed, or if the employee asks for initial treatment for a work-related illness or injury, the employee shall be taken to:
Kings Industrial Medical Centers
936 G Street, Suite B
Reedley, CA 93654
Also immediately notify KARE Safety Coordinator, Marvin Flores (559) 646-6013
If immediate treatment is needed and JOBECARE is closed, the employee may be sent to the Selma District Hospital.
Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center (KARE) Employees – Injuries must be reported to the UC Davis Workers’ Compensation office at (530) 757-3266, within 24 hours of knowledge of the injury. Forms may be downloaded here
An "Employer's Report"must be submitted within 24 hours. The employee fills out the form and gives it to his/her supervisor.
Copies of the competed reports need to be faxed to the UC Davis Worker's Compensation carrier and to Soo Hsieh at REC-AO by the KARE Administration Office within 24 hours of the incident. The original needs to be mailed to the same parties within 72 hours.
An employee may use his or her personal physician, instead of the above providers, if he or she has filed a Designation of Physician form (available at http://www.hr.ucdavis.edu/Forms) prior to the date of injury.