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Table 1 U.S. Workers' Compensation Costs, 2008, in billions.

From: The European influence on workers' compensation reform in the United States

  State WC Programs Federal WC Programs Medicare/Medicaid SSDI
Cash benefits 28.1 29.8   109.0
Health care 26.1 25.0 63.6  
  1. Source: Sengupta I, Reno V, Burton JF, Jr: Workers' Compensation: Benefits, Coverage, and Costs, 2008. Washington, DC: National Academy of Social Insurance; 2010 [43]. http://www.nasi.org/research/2010/report-workers-compensation-benefits-coverage-costs-2008.