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Workers’ compensation rates in Texas among nation’s lowest

Nov 09, 2016 • From News Releases

Texas has some of the nation’s most affordable workers’ compensation coverage, according to a 2016 study, which found that the Lone Star State had the 10th lowest rates among all states. READ MORE >

Injured employees have ready access to medical care, study shows

Nov 04, 2016 • From News Releases

Injured workers in Texas have better access to physicians who can treat them more quickly than they did 15 years ago, according to a September 2016 study by the Texas Department of Insurance’s Research and Evaluation Group (REG). The study found 84 percent of injured workers received initial care in seven days or less in 2015, compared to 76 percent in 2000. READ MORE >

Two North Central Texas Companies Earn Safety Award

Nov 01, 2016 • From News Releases

The Division of Workers’ Compensation recognized Shelton & Shelton Plumbing, LP in Killeen and Texas Hydraulics, Inc. in Temple for exemplary workplace safety programs and low rates of work-related injuries and illnesses. The Division presented the companies with the Division of Workers’ Compensation’s (DWC’s) Lone Star Safety Program Award. READ MORE >

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