Title 31A Chapter 22 Section 1006

Insurance Code
Contracts in Specific Lines
Section 1006
Insurer's constructive knowledge.


31A-22-1006.   Insurer's constructive knowledge.

            Every workers' compensation policy or contract shall contain a provision that, as between the employee and the insurer, notice to or knowledge of the occurrence of the injury on the part of the employer is considered to be notice or knowledge to the insurer. This provision shall also state that the insurer is bound by and subject to the orders, findings, decisions, and awards rendered against the employer for the payment of compensation on account of compensable accidental injuries or occupational disease disability.

Enacted by Chapter 242, 1985 General Session