Illinois Workers’ Compensation Reform, Abolish the Commission

I am sure you have read the Illinois Statehouse News. State Representative John Bradley, Democrat, filed an amendment to House Bill 1032 calling for the end of the Workers’ Compensation system in Illinois. He is quoted in the Illinois Statehouse News as follows: “The workers’ comp system in Illinois broken,” he said. “It’s my belief that it’s gotten to a point where the best thing to do is just abolish it, and send the cases back to circuit court.”

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