If you are a Texas employer, it's important to know your rights and responsibilities in the workers' compensation system. Even if you never have an injury in your workplace, you still have requirements, such as posting notices about workers' comp coverage.
A Brief Overview
Texas law guarantees certain employer rights if you provide workers' compensation insurance for your employees. The law and your insurance policy also give you an important series of responsibilities in the workers' compensation system. Here is a brief overview of those rights and responsibilities. You may also review your employees' rights and responsibilities.
As a Texas employer, you have the right to:
You also have the right to:
As a Texas employer, you are responsible for:
You should also be aware of: