​If you believe your loved one’s death was the result of an on-the-job accident or exposure, you may be entitled to death benefits.

Benefits may include burial costs and benefits to surviving family members, including a spouse, children, and other dependents.

Benefit levels for fatal injuries

Kids’ Chance Oregon — Provides post-secondary and trade school scholarships to the children of Oregon workers severely or fatally injured in a workplace accident. ​


The Ombudsman for Injured Workers is transferring to a new phone system on Aug. 23. If you are having trouble reaching the office by phone, email oiw.questions@oregon.gov.

Contact us:

800-927-1271 (toll-free)