Iowa Workers' Compensation Questions & Answer Brochure

The Iowa Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) has three core functions:

  • Adjudication of disputed workers' compensation claims
  • Enforcement of compliance standards
  • Education of Iowans about workers' compensation laws and procedures.

DWC annually issues brochure to help educate Iowans about rights and responsibilities under Iowa workers' compensation law for the identified time period.

Current Version

Effective:  July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020

To view the Questions & Answers brochure in effect from July 1, 2019, through June 30, 2020, click here.

Upcoming Version

To view past versions of the DWC Questions & Answer brochure, click on the corresponding link below: