Out-of-Country Injuries

North Dakota Workforce Safety & Insurance (WSI) may extend coverage for a North Dakota based employee working out of the country for more than 30 days.

As per Admin Rule 92-01-02-22.1,“The organization may, at its sole discretion, extend workers' compensation coverage by written agreement to North Dakota employers for their employees hired in North Dakota and working outside the United States for a limited period of time, provided the workers' compensation system of the foreign country is not applicable to the employer and the employer provides sufficient documentation in advance of the foreign exposure of its inability to obtain coverage in the private insurance market.”

Please contact Customer Service at 701-328-3800 or 800-777-5033.