(a) If the death of an employee results from a compensable injury, the insurance carrier
shall pay to the person who incurred liability for the costs of burial the lesser
(1) the actual costs incurred for reasonable burial expenses; or
(b) If the employee died away from the employee's usual place of employment, the insurance
carrier shall pay the reasonable cost of transporting the body, not to exceed the
cost of transporting the body to the employee's usual place of employment.
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