Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs.The division of the Employment Standards Administration in the U.S. Department of Labor responsible for processing and adjudicating claims under the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act, the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, the Black Lung Benefits Reform Act, and similar worker-benefits statutes and regulations. — Abbr. OWCP. See EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS ADMINISTRATION.
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