Workers' Disability Compensation Appellate Commission

The Workers' Disability Compensation Appeals Commission (Commission) created in Executive Reorganization Order No. 2019-13 handles, processes, and decides appeals from orders of the director and the workers' compensation magistrates as provided for under the Worker’s Disability Compensation Act of 1969. The Commission may promulgate rules on administrative appellate procedure for purposes under the act.


To judiciously service Michigan's employees, employers and insurers by expeditiously addressing and impartially resolving claims for review (appeals) of decisions involving the award of worker's compensation benefits.


Executive Order 2019-13

Contact Information

Mailing address:
Workers' Disability Compensation Appellate Commission
P.O. Box 30468
Lansing, MI  48909-7968

Main Telephone Number: (517) 284-9300 or (800) 738-6372
Main Facsimile Number: (517) 284-5391


WCDAC Webpage


Duncan McMillan, East Grand Rapids

Term expires 7/31/21


Granner S. Ries, Clinton Township

Term expires 7/31/22


Daryl Royal, Wayne - Chair

Term expires 7/31/23



2011 Meeting Schedule