Do I have to pay for the transcript? July 22, 2021 19:29 Updated Employees in both unemployment and workers′ compensation cases receive the transcript free. Employers are charged a fee set by the agency. Related articles How can I obtain a transcript of the hearing in an unemployment case? Must I have an attorney to file an appeal to the Commission in unemployment? How do I claim benefits from the Second Injury Fund? What if an employee refuses to return to work? Will they still be eligible for unemployment benefits? Who are the members of the Commission?