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Update: Ohio Firefighter Cancer Presumption Law

The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation released the new C-265 form for firefighters, or their dependents, to apply for workers' compensation benefits when a diagnosis of cancer has been made due to employment activity. The C-265 form is to be used in combination with the First Report of Injury (FROI) form. Click on the following link for the C-265 form.

If you have any questions about this form, the process for filing a workers' compensation claim for cancer, or for questions about the cancer presumption law, please call us at 614-221-1300.