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Reporting of Claim by Employer MCA 71-3-67

In the event of an injury that results in death or causes loss of time in excess of the 5 day waiting period, a report must be filed with the commission by the employer or carrier on Form B-3 - Employer's First Report of Injury or Occupational Disease within ten (10) days after the prescribed waiting period has been satisfied. Within ten (10) days after the employer or carrier knows, or reasonably should know, that an injury has resulted, or likely will result, in permanent disability or serious head or facial disfigurement, but which does not cause a loss of time in excess of the prescribed waiting period, a report must be filed with the commission.

Record Retention MCA 71-3-65

Every employer shall keep a record in respect of any injury to an employee. Such record shall contain such information of disability or death in respect of such injury as the commission may by regulation require, and shall be available to inspection by the commission or by any state authority at such times and under such conditions as the commission may by regulation prescribe.