• What Is A Hearing

  • Hearing DMS FAQs

  • Employee Biographical Data - Form 160 pdf format of Bio Form

    This form is to be completed by counsel for the employee prior to hearing, with copies presented to all parties at the hearing. - Updated 7/2010
  • Employee's Hearing Memorandum - Form 161 pdf format of Employee's Hearing Memo

    This form is to be completed by counsel for the employee prior to hearing, with copies presented to all parties at the hearing. - Updated 8/2012
  • Insurer's Hearing Memorandum - Form 162 pdf format of Insurer's Hearing Memorandum

    This form is to be completed by counsel for the insurer prior to hearing, and copies are to be presented to all parties at the hearing. - Updated 7/2010
  • Appeal To Reviewing Board - Form 112 pdf format of Appeal To Reviewing Board - Form 112

    File this form with the Department of Industrial Accidents within 30 days from the filing date of the Hearing decision by an Administrative Judge. This form is NOT to be used to appeal a conference order; use the Form 121 for that.

    For injuries occurring on or after November 1, 1986, this form must be accompanied with a fee of thirty (30) percent of state average weekly wage at the time of the appeal, unless the filing fee has been waived by the Reviewing Board due to indigency of the employee. (As of October 1, 2013, the fee is $351.91) Make check out to "Massachusetts Industrial Accidents Special Fund". There is no filing fee for injuries occurring prior to November 1, 1986.

    Mail appeal, and fee to:

              DIA
              Reviewing Board Fee Processing
              1 Congress St., Suite 100
              Boston, MA 02114-2017

    Update 7/2010

  • Affidavit In Support Of Request For Waiver of Filing Fee Under § 11C - Form 112A pdf format of Request Waiver, Filing Fee § 11C - Form 112A

    This form is filled out in support of an attorney's request to the Reviewing Board that the filing fee be waived due to the indigency of employee. Updated 7/2010