NEW 2ND INJURY FUND PROCEDURES
Notice to the Bar - June 7, 2004
Effective immediately the Division of Workers’ Compensation will no longer require that a Motion to Yoin the Second Injury Fund be filed and an Order of Joinder be entered. The Second Injury Fund Application and Verified Petition properly filed pursuant_to 14A5-95.l is sufficient to join the Fund in a Workers’ Compensation case; —The Second Injury Fund Verified Petition must be filed with the
Office of Special Compensation Funds, New Jersey Division of Workers’Compensation, John Fitch Plaza, P.O. Box 399, Trenton, NJ 08625-0399.
Upon the filing of a Second Injury Fund Verified Petition, the case will be scheduled for a conference before the appropriate Workers’ Compensation Judge in the vicinage to which the case is assigned.
If you have any questions concerning these procedures, please contact Administrator Larry Crider ( 609-292-0165) for further information.
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