Top 5 Laws To Know About Workers’ Compensation In Texas

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Employers Can Choose To Not Have Workers’ Compensation In Texas Workers’ Compensation in Texas is optional for employers.  Texas is the only state that does not require an employer to have workers’ comp insurance.  The Legislature has provided laws that protect employers that choose to buy coverage.  If an employer buys workers’ comp insurance, then […]

What If My Employer Does Not Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

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When your employer does not have workers’ compensation insurance, it can make for a very confusing beginning to your claim.  How are you supposed to get treatment?  What benefits are available if you can’t work?  What about my pain and suffering?  These are all big questions if you think your employer is a nonsubscriber. When […]

Does My Employer Have Workers’ Compensation Insurance?

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In Texas, it is optional for companies to buy workers’ compensation insurance.  The companies  that buy workers’ comp insurance are known as subscribers.  Those that don’t are called non-subscribers. Which one you work for affects what type of recovery and benefits you will be able to get. Subscribers and Non-Subscribers Subscribers have “coverage”, so injured […]