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Table 3 Disposition Status of Kentucky Private vs. Public Security and Law Enforcement (SLE) Sector First Reports of Injuries, 2005–2015

From: Workers compensation-reported injuries among security and law enforcement personnel in the private versus public sectors

First report of injury Disposition Private SLE sector number (%) Public SLE sector number (%) Chi Square p-value
 Disposition n = 899 n = 3478 <  0.001
  None 722 (80%) 2920 (84%)  
  Lump sum agreement on first report 80 (9%) 270 (8%)  
  Agreement approved by administrative law judge 67 (8%) 146 (4%)  
  Agreement approved on first report < 5 (< 1%) 58 (2%)  
  Award (by administrative law judge) 14 (2%) 21 (< 1%)  
  Other < 15 (1%) 63 (2%)  
FROI Resulted in Workers’ Compensation Award
 Disposition n = 899 n = 3478 < 0.001
  No (no award) 724 (81%) 2935 (84%) 0.004
  Yes 168 (19%) 501 (14%)  
  Under Review 7 (1%) 42 (1%)