The Division of Workers’ Compensation has implemented an Online Penalty Payment Service for employers that have been issued a Stop-Work Order or Order of Penalty Assessment. This service allows you to pay your entire penalty in full or to pay the monthly installments that are required in your periodic payment plan. Payments may be made by Visa, MasterCard, or from a business or personal checking or savings bank account. A $2.00 service fee will be assessed to each transaction. See the Online Penalty Payment Service Employer Instructions (English or Spanish) for general information about the online service and step-by-step instructions for setting up an online payment account. To make an online penalty payment, access the following link:
The online payment service has a new look and feel; however, the same services are being offered:
Most important, now that the new service has been implemented, and in order for employers to remain in compliance, the following actions will need to occur:
Failure to follow these steps may result in the Division of Workers’ Compensation not receiving your payment, prompting your Periodic Payment Agreement to be in default and requiring reinstatement of the Stop-Work Order on your business.
For further information contact us at 800-342-1741 or 1-866-738-6297.