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New York Workers' Compensation: Print and Online Resources

Last Updated: May 22, 2018 12:18 PM

Internet Links

Cornell Legal Information Institute, Workers' Compensation

New York Workers’ Compensation Board

New York Compensation Insurance Rating Board


Primary Sources 

Newest Session Law Workers’ Compensation Reform, L.2007 Ch.6 (NY Core)

Consolidated Laws

  • McKinneys Consolidated Laws of NY, Vol. 64 (NY Core)
  • CLS, Vol. 40-40B - New York Core
  • Goulds Consolidated Laws, Vol. 1 (NY Core)

Rules and Regulations

  • Title 12 NYCRR Parts 300, 400 (Ref Desk)

Administrative Decisions

  • New York Workers' Compensation Law Reporter, 1986/87+ KFN 5592 A6 N53 (NY Alcove); Westlaw*
  • Contains decisions of the Worker's Compensation Board after 1983

New York (State), Workers Compensation Board. Board Decisions and Administrative Rulings, 1963-81, v. 17-35 KFN 5592 A558; Westlaw and Lexis*

Court Decisions in Workers Compensation Cases, 1964/65, 1972-81, v. 27, 35-44 KFN 5592 A512

  • Select Laws, Regulations, Forms, Notices, Board Releases, Reports, Publications and Forms are Online 

New York Workers' Compensation Law Reporter (2 vol.) KFN 5592 A6 N53 (NY Alcove)

  • Includes statutes, regulations, cases (full text Board and Court), and forms. 


Ludington, Modern Workers Compensation (4 v.) KF 3615 M63 1993

Minkowitz, New York Workers Compensation KFN 5592 M56 2003 (NY Alcove)

Chapters in Related Treatises

Employment Law in New York, Ch. 7 KFN 5556 S75 2001 (NY Alcove, Koren AV)

General Practice in New York, KFN 5080 O88 1998 (NY Alcove, Koren AV)
See Chap. 32 

Labor and Employment in New York, 2nd ed. KFN 5556 L53 1997 (NY Alcove)
See Chap. 7 

New York Employment Law, 2nd ed. KFN 5556 N485 1998 (NY Alcove)
See Vol. 3, Chap 36 

New York Insurance Law, KFN 5290 N49 1991 (NY Alcove)
See Chap. 48 

New York Jurisprudence 2d KFN 5065 N48 1979 (NY Alcove)
See Vol. 109-111 

New York Practice Guide: Business & Commercial KFN 5337 N48 1987 (NY Alcove)
See Chap. 25A 

Handbooks & Nutshells

Brown, Advanced Workers' Compensation in New York (NBI) KFN 5592 B73 1999

Hood, Workers' Compensation and Employee Protection Laws in a Nutshell, 4th ed. KF 3615 Z9 H64 2005 (Study Aids)

Pasternak, How to Handle Your First Workers’ Compensation Case (PLI) KFN 5592 H69 1998

Pitts, New York Workers Compensation Handbook KFN 5592 N524 (NY Alcove)

Comparative Sources

State Compensation Laws: Minimum Wage/Overtime, Prevailing Wage, Wage Payment KF 3490 Z95 S73

News & Blogs - Keeping Current


New York Workers' Compensation Alliance Law Blog

The New York Disability Law Blog


NY Times, Times Topics - Workers' Compensation

Law Journals - Workers' Compensation

Workers’ Compensation Law Review K 27 O7