Eureka - Satellite office

Eureka district office 409 K Street, Room 201
Eureka, CA 95501-0481
707-445-6518
Peter Hink, presiding judge



Office Closure Information

All Division of Workers’ Compensation district offices are open, with the following exception:

  • Eureka office closed until further notice

Judges' Conference Lines Updated  July 2, 2020

Alternative filing during COVID-19

  • In light of the continued state of emergency in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and to facilitate other methods of filing in line with the newslines issued on April 3 and April 28, and pursuant to the WCAB’s en banc order issued on April 6, documents subject to a statutory time limit may be sent by e-mail directly to the district offices pursuant to AD Rule 10205.7(c) where the filing party could not otherwise e-file, JET file or file the document by mail. Refer to the district office page for e-mail and other contact information.

Interrupted Services

  • Refer to the May 28 newsline for detailed information regarding services starting June 8.
  • Disability Evaluation Unit continues to accept consultative and summary rating requests by mail or efiling. Commutation calculation requests can be requested by mail.
  • Open for essential services only:
    • DWC Medical Unit
    • Return-to-Work Supplement Program
    • Uninsured Employers Benefit Trust Fund
    • Legal Unit
    • Subsequent Injuries Benefit Trust Fund

Updated July 7

General information

Units within the Eureka district office:

Recorded information: 1-800-736-7401
Disability accommodations: 1-866-681-1459

Zip code locator tool will help you locate the DWC district office serving your ZIP code.

Court hours

Court is in session: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. morning session
1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. afternoon session
Alternative filing during COVID-19: E-mail us
To request a continuance
or to contact the office:
E-mail us

Getting to the courts

By bus:

By car:

Parking

A free parking lot is adjacent to the building, between K Street and L Street.

Nearby eateries

A wide variety of restaurants are located along Redwood Highway (Highway 101).  Restaurants and interesting shops are nearby  in historic old town, the area between 1st Street and 3rd Street, from  H Street on the west to C Street on the east.  Old town is a minimum 6 block walk from the WCAB.

March 2020