Injury Compensation System (ICS).
a. Offices in Washington, DC: Office of Worker Safety and Health, OASAM, and
b. OASAM Regional Personnel Offices.
CATEGORIES OF INDIVIDUALS COVERED BY THE SYSTEM:
Current/former employees of the Department of Labor and current/former Job Corps Center students who file, or who have filed on their behalf, workers' compensation claims for traumatic injury, occupational disease, recurrence of disability, and death.
CATEGORIES OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
This system contains information relating to a DOL employee's/Job Corps Center student's claim for compensation filed under procedures established by the Office of Worker's Compensation Programs.
AUTHORITY FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE SYSTEM:
Federal Employees' Compensation Act, as amended (codified in 5 U.S.C. 8101 et seq.), and to related regulations in Title 20, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 10; DOL Secretary's Order 5-2009..
The records are used as a reference, by agency officials, to track and monitor DOL employees and/or Job Corps Center students who receive continuation of pay and/or FECA compensation benefits.
ROUTINE USES OF RECORDS MAINTAINED IN THE SYSTEM, INCLUDING CATEGORIES OF USERS AND THE PURPOSES OF SUCH USES:
None, except for those universal routine uses listed in the General Prefatory Statement to this document.
DISCLOSURE TO CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCIES:
POLICIES AND PRACTICES FOR STORING, RETRIEVING, ACCESSING, RETAINING, AND DISPOSING OF RECORDS IN THE SYSTEM:
Files are stored electronically and/or on paper.
Paper files are indexed by agency/region. Electronic files are retrieved by: agency/region code, case number, claimant's name, fiscal year.
Access by authorized personnel only. Computer security safeguards are used for electronically stored data and locked locations for paper files.
RETENTION AND DISPOSAL:
All records contained in the Injury Compensation System should be disposed of in accordance with applicable records schedules under General Records Schedule (GRS) 1.31.
SYSTEM MANAGER(S) NAME AND ADDRESS:
Director, Office of Worker Safety and Health, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20210.
Inquiries should be mailed to the System Manager.
RECORD ACCESS PROCEDURES:
A request for access should be mailed to the System manager.
CONTESTING RECORD PROCEDURES:
A petition for amendment should be mailed to the System Manager.
RECORD SOURCE CATEGORIES:
Records in this system contain information extracted from OWCP/payroll data files/tapes and the Safety and Health Information Management System (SHIMS).
SYSTEM EXEMPTED FROM CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF THE ACT: