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Workers' Compensation

Benefits for employees

If you become injured at work or suffer an occupational disease or illness, you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits under the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act (FECA).

Contact your Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Facility Workers’ Compensation Specialist for in-depth assistance and the appropriate forms.

Workers' Compensation Program

The VHA National Workers’ Compensation Program develops policy, procedures, and training for VHA Network Workers’ Compensation Coordinators and Facility Workers’ Compensation staff. Learn more about the program.