Hearing Report for Cases in Which the Second Injury Fund of Iowa Is Not a Party
The parties to a case must jointly complete and eFile a hearing report in Microsoft Word format on WCES at least 14 days prior to hearing.
To download the version of the form in Word format for cases in which SIF is not a party, click on the link.
To type text into a blank on the form, click on the blank so that the field is highlighted and type.
To select whether an issue is "Stipulated" or "Disputed" and whether a defense is "Asserted" or "Waived":
- Click on the blank so the field is highlighted.
- Click on the arrow to the right of the blank.
- Select from the drop-down.
To check a box, move your cursor arrow over the center of the box and left-click.
eFiling on WCES
The DWC requires electronic filing (eFiling) on the Workers' Compensation Electronic System (WCES).
The completed hearing report form must be eFiled on WCES.
For more information about eFiling on WCES, click here.