Bureau Announcements

  • Dr. Hazlewood Receives 2024 Sue Ann Head Award

    Thursday, June 13, 2024 | 01:30pm

    The Tennessee Bureau of Workers' Compensation is proud to announce Dr. Jeffrey Hazlewood as the recipient of the 2024 Sue Ann Head Award for Excellence in Workers' Compensation. Named after Sue Ann Head, who led the Tennessee Workers' Compensation Division for over 30 years, the award honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the well-being of Tennessee workers and the overall strength of the state's workers' compensation system.

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  • Five Finalists Announced for 2024 Sue Ann Head Award

    Wednesday, May 22, 2024 | 03:49pm

    The Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation is pleased to announce five finalists for the 2024 Sue Ann Head Award of Excellence in Workers’ Compensation. Fred Baker, David Dunaway, Dr. Jeff Hazlewood, Nancy Kelly, and Dr. Alan Meade.

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2023 Legislative Update

Read a general overview of workers' compensation legislation passed by the 2023 session of the 113th General Assembly. 2023 Legislative Update.

For a complete, detailed review of this information and all workers' compensation bills introduced in this legislative session, go to www.capitol.tn.gov.


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Designation of Insurance Rate Service Organization

The Insurance Rate Service Organization designated for Bureau purposes that include the filing of insurance policy provisions and coverages and the determination of job classifications for applicable Bureau Rules is the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI).