Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission

News Alerts

  • NOVEMBER 2021 ARBITRATION PROCEDURES

    Please be advised that the IWCC will again begin enforcing the Commission Red Line, effective November 1, 2021, at all IWCC Dockets.

    Please see the November 2021 Arbitration Procedures below, which require the enforcement of Section 9020.60 a) of the Rules of the IWCC, regarding Cases on File 3 or more years.

    The November 2021 Arbitration Procedures set forth the method by which all requests for continuance
    of these matters must be made through CompFile. 

    Click here for the November 2021 Arbitration Procedures

  • SEPTEMBER 2021 COMMISSIONER AND ARBITRATION MONTHLY PROCEDURES

    The Commissioner Review and Arbitration Monthly Procedures posted below will remain in effect until they are rescinded by Order of the Chairman, with the advice of the Commissioners.

    These are the same Commissioner and Arbitration Monthly Procedures that were posted and in effect beginning July 1, 2021. As previously stated, these procedures will remain in effect until they are rescinded by Order of the Chairman, with the advice of the Commissioners.

    Click here for the JULY 2021 Review Call Procedures
    Click here for the JULY 2021 Arbitration Procedures

    Calendars for the IWCC Commissioners and Arbitrators for the Month of September 2021 are posted below.

    Click here for the SEPTEMBER 2021 Commission Calendar

    Click here for the SEPTEMBER Arbitration Location Schedule

    Click here for the SEPTEMBER 2021 Arbitration Calendar

  • FILING OF APPLICATIONS, MOTIONS, DECISIONS, AND REVIEWS ARE NOW ELECTRONIC THROUGH COMPFILE

    Applications, motions, decisions, and reviews must now be filed

    through CompFile! The IWCC no longer accepts paper filings.

    For instructions regarding electronic filing in CompFile., please visit the
    CompFile Implementation Webpage.

  • WE’VE MOVED!

    Please note that public transactions and in person hearings in the Chicago area will be held at the Richard J Daley Center, 50 W Washington, LOWER LEVEL 17, Chicago, IL 60602

    Our mailing address is 69 West Washington Street, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60602.