Among the report’s highlights:
· Chicago and counties with hub cities located no more than an hour or so from the
· Nearly 1,200 formal Review Decisions were processed in FY2008 accounting for 2% of all claim closures. Dismissals made up 9% of cases disposed of while settlements accounted for 86% of all case closures. Total claims disposed of last year totaled 59,533 between settlements, decisions and dismissals. Actual formal Arbitration Decisions were issued in nearly 3,600 cases representing a ratio of 6% of total claim dispositions.
· The number of cases pending at the Commission has declined from a peak of 119,000 cases at the end of FY95 to 97,300 cases at the end of FY08.
To view the full report, visit: http://www.state.il.us/agency/IIC/annualreport.htm