Welcome to the Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) site. KDOL assists in the prevention of economic insecurity through unemployment insurance and workers compensation, by providing a fair and efficient venue to exercise employer and employee rights, and by helping employers promote a safe work environment for their employees. This facilitates compliance with labor laws while enabling advancement of the economic well-being of the citizens of Kansas.

      Lana Gordon, Secretary of Labor

News and Alerts

Registration for Annual Workers Compensation Seminar Closing in Three Weeks
Registration to attend the Kansas Department of Labor 41st Annual Kansas Workers Compensation Seminar on Sept. 29 and 30 must be postmarked by Sept. 14. Online registration will close at 4 p.m. on Sept. 16. Registration will not be available on site.  Read more here.

 Secretary Gordon Approves Appointment of Judge Roth
Secretary Lana Gordon approved Steven Roth for the position of Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) Administrative Law Judge in Topeka. Read more here. 

Chastity Dexter Honored as KDOL Employee of the Quarter
KDOL is proud to announce the recipient of its Employee Recognition and Award Program Employee of the Quarter, Chastity Dexter. Read more here.

KDOL Honors Four Outstanding Employees
KDOL is proud to announce recipients in its Employee Recognition and Award Program. Chastity Dexter, Dennis Burk, Curtis Gregory and Mason Jackson were honored for their outstanding performance. Read more here.

KDOL Workers Compensation digital project has a name - DigiComp - and a new website. This project will create a web-based system for interacting with the division. Visit the DigiComp site for news, an overview, timeline and key staff involved in the project.

Questions about an overpayment debt being sent for offset? Read the Treasury Offset Program (TOP) FAQs or call the Asset Recovery unit at (785) 296-3609.



This site contains certain limited statistical and financial data relating to activities of the Kansas Department of Labor, which is an agency of the State of Kansas, and has not been prepared or maintained as a source of investor information and should not be relied upon for investment purposes. Investor information regarding State bonds is available at www.emma.msrb.org.