Revised Order Regarding Evidentiary Hearings During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Commission has issued an Order, effective immediately, with updated regulations surrounding processes during the COVID-19 Pandemic, entered on March 17, 2022. This Order eases some of the restrictions currently in place.

This Order replaces and supersedes the Orders entered on April 6, 2020, May 21, 2020, June 23, 2020, August 7, 2020, June 2, 2021, August 23, 2021, and January 6, 2022 in their entirety and will continue in force and effect until further Order of the Commission. This Order does not replace or alter the terms and requirements of any other Order entered by a Deputy Commissioner in any particular case, including Pre-Hearing Motions Orders and Pre-Hearing Statement Orders. Except as stated, this Order does not modify any other Rules of the Commission, which shall remain in effect until revoked or modified.

The Commission is working diligently to assist our customers as needed. If you have any other questions, please contact VWC at 877-664-2566 or email questions@workcomp.virginia.gov.