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Law Number

44.090 R.S.Mo. 11

Summary Title

Workers' Compensation: Mutual Aid Agreement


An individual, who is performing duties for a mutual aid agreement and is injured or killed, will be entitled to the same workers' compensation as if they were in their home jurisdiction. This section is limited to statewide mutual aid agreements.

Full Title

Mutual-aid agreements — participation in statewide mutual aid system — reimbursement for services provided, benefits

Full Text

12.  Applicable benefits normally available to personnel while performing duties for their jurisdiction are also available to such persons when an injury or death occurs when rendering assistance to another political subdivision or public safety agency under this section. Responders shall be eligible for the same state and federal benefits that may be available to them for line-of-duty deaths or injuries, if such services are otherwise provided for within their jurisdiction.