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Division Director

Tanner Holloman

Assistant Director

Andrew Sabolic


Workers' Compensation
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0318
Workers' Compensation Claims
(800) 342-1741
Workers' Compensation Exemption/ Compliance
(850) 413-1609
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Division of Workers' Compensation

Special Disability Trust Fund

Manager

  • Tom Krick

Core Functions

  • Encourages the employment of workers with pre-existing permanent physical impairments.
  • Informs employers of existence and function of the Fund.
  • Reimburses employers or their carriers for the additional workers' compensation benefits they have provided to an employee with a pre-existing impairment, who is subsequently injured in a covered workers’ compensation accident.
  • Determines the eligibility of claims for reimbursement.
  • Audits and processes reimbursement requests.
  • Reports annually on the status of the Special Disability Trust Fund, as determined by an independent actuary, as required by Florida Statutes 440.49(9)(e).  Special Disability Trust Fund, Estimation of Liabilities as of June 30, 2013 [346K PDF]

Contact Information

Tom Krick (850) 413-1651, Tom.Krick@myfloridacfo.com
Administration Policy, Reimbursement
Process, Status of checks
(850) 413-1604
Central Office mailing address Special Disability Trust Fund
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-4223
SpecialDisabilityTrustFund@myfloridacfo.com

Florida Statutory References

  • Section 440.49(1), Legislative intent
  • Section 440.49(2), Outlines the limitation of liability, definitions, legislative intent and reimbursement provisions of the Special Disability Trust Fund
  • Section 440.49(3) to 440.49(7), Claims and reimbursement
  • Section 440.49(8), Preferred Worker Program
  • Section 440.49(9), Establishes the Fund
  • Section 440.49(10), Administration of Trust Fund and Advisory Committee