An application for an additional award of compensation
founded upon the claim that the injury, occupational
disease, or death resulted from the failure of the
employer to comply with a specific requirement for the
protection of health, lives, or safety of employees,
must be filed, in duplicate, within two years of the
injury, death, or inception of disability due to
occupational disease. In death claims, the application
shall be on form C-9 and in nonfatal cases, the application
shall be on form C-8. Such applications must be completed
in the manner established by the industrial commission.
The determination of awards by reason of violation of specific
safety requirements being within the exclusive jurisdiction
of the industrial commission, such applications, if filed with
the bureau, shall be referred, forthwith, to the industrial
commission for further consideration.