News From the Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association: New Arbitrators Appointed By Governor Quinn
According to the Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association, Governor Quinn appointed three additional arbitrators to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission to review workplace injury claims. These arbitrators will join the 27 other arbitrators appointed by the Governor last year. They must be attorneys and follow all of the rules and ethical practices of judges. In addition, they will also be required to complete training every two years while in office.
You can read the full press release from the Workers' Compensation Lawyers Association here.