In observance of Thanksgiving, WCC offices will be closed on Thursday, November 24, 2022.

Burial Expense Adjustments

January 18, 2022


Effective January 1, 2022, the compensation rate for deaths covered under the Workers' Compensation Act is $12,516.00 based on the overall 2021 CPI-W increase for the northeast of 4.3%.

Read more about burial expense adjustments, pursuant to Special Session Public Act No. 21-2, which amended Section 31-306 of the Workers’ Compensation Act.