Skip to Main Content
MIT Libraries Staff Web

Safety and Security: Occupational Injury or Illness/Worker's Compensation

Workman’s Compensation

Institute WC policy

In accordance with the requirements of the Worker's Compensation Act of Massachusetts, the Institute provides insurance to protect employees against financial loss due to personal injury and some occupational illnesses arising out of and in the course of employment at the Institute. For detailed information concerning supervisor responsibilities regarding accident prevention and reporting, please contact the Environmental Health & Safety Program (N52, Room 496) and Workers' Compensation Program located in Human Resource E19-215.

Occupational Injury or Illness


To report an Occupational Injury or Illness, reach out to the HR Team.


Departmental Headquarters must have a record of all reported occupational injuries or illnesses. When form is complete, send a copy to the HR Team.