The mission of the Longshore Program is to minimize the impact of land based, maritime employment injuries and deaths on the injured employees and their families by ensuring that workers' compensation benefits are provided promptly and properly under the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act (LHWCA), Defense Base Act (DBA), Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentalities Act and the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act.
SEAPortal and ECOMP
Electronic filing and online case access
Please use the SEAPortal to create a new case or upload documents for existing cases.
ECOMP - Access your case file online
SEAPortal - File a new claim or upload documents to an existing case file.
LEAFS - Insurance Carriers and Self-Insureds click here to submit your LS-513 (and supporting documentation) online.
Benefit Guides and Other Information
Use the links below to obtain more detailed information about Longshore rates and benefits under each Act.
Laws, Regulations and Procedures
The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) and its extensions, all associated federal regulations, Longshore procedure manual and related reference materials.