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Cost of Living (COLA) Rate Increases

Rates are effective from May 10th of each year. See the Workers’ Compensation Act for determining eligibility requirements.

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 Effective Date..............................................COLA Rate
 
May 10, 2014 ........................................................1.0%
May 10, 2013 ........................................................1.9%
May 10, 2012 ........................................................3.1%
May 10, 2011 ........................................................2.3%
May 10, 2010 ........................................................2.8%
May 10, 2009 ........................................................0.0%
May 10, 2008 ........................................................4.4%
May 10, 2007 ........................................................2.2%
May 10, 2006 ........................................................3.7%
May 10, 2005 ........................................................3.0%
May 10, 2004 ........................................................1.5%
May 10, 2003 ........................................................3.2%
May 10, 2002 ........................................................0.8%
May 10, 2001 ........................................................3.5%
May 10, 2000 ........................................................3.3%
 
May 10, 1999 ........................................................1.6%
May 10, 1998........................................................ 1.1%
May 10, 1997........................................................ 3.0%
May 10, 1996........................................................ 2.6%
May 10, 1995........................................................ 3.0%
May 10, 1994........................................................ 2.3%
May 10, 1993........................................................ 3.2%
May 10, 1992........................................................ 2.7%
May 10, 1991 ........................................................5.1%
May 10, 1990 ........................................................5.2%
 
May 10, 1989 ........................................................4.8%
May 10, 1988 ........................................................3.8%
May 10, 1987 ........................................................3.7%
May 10, 1986 ........................................................1.2%
May 10, 1985 ........................................................4.1%
May 10, 1984 ........................................................3.1%
May 10, 1983 ........................................................3.5%
May 10, 1982 ........................................................6.5%
May 10, 1981 ........................................................10.0%
May 10, 1980 ........................................................14.8%
 
May 10, 1979 ........................................................10.7%
May 10, 1978 ........................................................ 6.6%

 



 
RI Department of Labor and Training
Workers' Compensation
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