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Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

225 ILCS 140/11

Summary Title

Workers' Compensation: Volunteer Health or Veterinary Practitioner

Summary

A volunteer health or veterinary practitioner who is over 18 years of age, not compensated, appointed and enrolled by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency or Emergency Services and Disaster Agency to perform disaster response functions, and is injured or killed while participating in disaster response or training is entitled to workers' compensation.

Full Title

Workers' Compensation coverage

Full Text

A volunteer who is over 18 years of age, not compensated, appointed and enrolled by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency or Emergency Services and Disaster Agency to perform disaster response functions, and is injured or killed while participating in disaster response or training will receive workers' compensation.