Oklahoma City attorney Robert H. Gilliland and Denise Engle, workers compensation deputy insurance commissioner, have been appointed to the Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Commission.
This brings the total Commission Members to 3, including the previously appointed Chairman, Troy Wilson. The Senate will be required to confirm each appointee.
The three Commissioners will develop rules to be in place when the workers comp law takes effect on 2/1/14. SB 1062 also allows them to create emergency rules if needed.
Gilliland will serve a four year term and Engle will serve a 2 year term. Wilson, will serve a 6 year term.