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Workers' Compensation

Department of Workers' Claims


Welcome to the Kentucky Department of Workers' Claims (DWC) website. With the support of Governor Andy Beshear, the DWC is committed to improving customer service and reducing costs to our customers in the Commonwealth. The Department of Workers' Claims is the agency primarily charged with the administration of the Kentucky program and has exclusive jurisdiction over workers' compensation claims.  Our website is designed to provide users with helpful information on the functions of the Commonwealth's workers' compensation program.



Robert Swisher, Commissioner  

Robert Milligan, Deputy Commissioner  

What's New/Recent Topics

October-December 2019 Quarterly Report
2018-2019 Annual Report
803 KAR 25:260 Statement of Consideration
Workers' Compensation Nominating Committee Accepting Applications for Workers' Compensation Board
2020 Discount Rate Order and Tables
Department of Workers' Claims Relocation
2020 Workers' Compensation Benefit Schedule
Important Reminder: Change of Address Form Filing Requirement
Reminder Notice: Pharmaceutical Formulary Effective Dates
Important Reminder about Settlement Agreements

Meeting Minutes

RAC Meeting Minutes