Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

RCW 38.56.060

Summary Title

Workers’ Compensation: Mutual Aid Agreement


An emergency responder who provides assistance under an Intrastate Agreement is not entitled to workers’ compensation or other employment benefits from the locale in which the emergency responder provides services.

Full Title

Emergency responder — Not an employee of a requesting member jurisdiction

Full Text

An emergency responder is not an employee of the requesting member jurisdiction and is not entitled to any right, privilege, or benefit of employment from the requesting member jurisdiction, including but not limited to, compensation, wages, salary, leave, pensions, health, or other advantage.