Industrial Commission Policies
The public, injured workers, employers and their representatives may learn about how the Industrial Commission (IC) conducts hearings by accessing IC policies and guidelines.
Hearing Officer Manual
IC hearing officers follow these guidelines when making decisions.
IC hearings are administrative processes which follow these guidelines.
Rules of the Ohio Administrative Code adopted by the IC.
Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) and Ohio Revised Code (ORC)
Link to the list of OAC and ORC rules and statutes relative to workers’ compensation located on Bureau of Workers’ Compensation’s Web site.
Public Records Policy and Procedures
IC policy on public records requests.
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The Appeals Process
Confused about the process or what is expected of you? Visit the Appeals Process section to learn the ins and outs of workers’ compensation claims and hearings.