Do not send mail to the hearing sites! Send to the addresses on the
"Contact Us" web page.
Please read the notice reminding everyone about
appropriate courtroom behavior.
Note: dates could be subject to change due to the availability of the individual hearing sites.
Effective January 1, 2019 Arb. Nowak will be reassigned to Zone 1 to cover docket previously assigned to Arb. Lindsay.
Effective February 1, 2019 Arb. McCarthy will be reassigned to Zone 2 to cover docket previously assigned to Arb. Nowak.
Effective Immediately Arb. Seal will be replacing Arb. McCarthy in Zone 3.
Until further notice Arb. Watts will be covering the TBA docket in Chicago
April 10th Orals and Review Cancelled
Commissioners' Calendars and Call Sheets
Court Reporters' Calendars
Click or tap for a list of Weekly Call Sheets available in various formats.
Call sheets are posted weekly, approximately one month before the status call date. Chicago trial settings will be posted roughly one hour after the status call ends.
Accident Location Table
(last changed 11/13/14) is available online. It lists every town in Illinois and its hearing site.
Cases are assigned to the hearing site closest to the site of the accident.
If the accident occurred outside of Illinois, the case is assigned to the site closest to the petitioner's home.
If the petitioner lives outside of Illinois, the case is set at the site most convenient to the parties.
Commission rules provide that cases that were filed three years ago or more must proceed to arbitration unless the parties show they have good reason to wait.
Please note the timetable for these red-line cases:
- All 15 WC cases and older
- 16 WC 10000 and older
- 16 WC 20000 and older
- 16 WC 30000 and older
- All 16 WC cases and older