The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority provides Worker’s Compensation insurance protection for employees as required by NCGS Chapter 97. Worker’s Compensation insurance provides protection for on-the-job injuries and illnesses for employees in the course of their duties.
This protection covers all eligible medical expenses to be paid, weekly disability income benefits if the employee is unable to return to work, and death benefits payable to the employee’s survivors. Cape Fear Public Utility Authority maintains a self-insurance plan for Worker’s Compensation. The plan is administered by PMA (Penn Manufacturer’s Association).
The Authority’s designated Worker’s Compensation Medical Provider is Medac, located at:
4402 Shipyard Boulevard