Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

20 Del. C. 3211

Summary Title

Workers' Compensation: Intrastate Mutual Aid


An employee or personnel of a political subdivision or fire, rescue, or emergency medical services organization responding to an intrastate mutual aid agreement and is injured or killed in the course of providing their services is entitled to workers' compensation.

Full Title

Workers' compensation

Full Text

Personnel of a participating political subdivision or fire, rescue or emergency medical service organization responding to or rendering assistance for a request who sustain injury or death in the course of, and arising out of, their employment are entitled to all applicable benefits normally available to personnel while performing their duties for their employer. Responders shall receive any additional state and federal benefits that may be available to them for line of duty deaths. This subsection shall not limit the remedies or causes of action normally available to such individuals while performing their duties for their employer.