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July 29, 2015

12 Companies Approved to Self-Insure for Workers’ Compensation Claims

AUSTIN, TX The Texas Department of Insurance’s Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) renewed approval for 12 employers to self-insure workers’ compensation claims. Together, the companies employ about 45,000 people in Texas.  

DWC renewed:

  • ABF Freight System, Inc.
  • Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas
  • Chevron Corporation
  • General Motors Company
  • Johns Manville
  • Kiewit Corporation
  • Leonard Family Corporation
  • MeadWestvaco Corporation
  • Southeastern Freight Lines, Inc.
  • Starbucks Corporation
  • Superior Energy Services, Inc.
  • Trinity Mother Frances Health System

To get approval to self-insure, a company must meet state requirements and have a minimum workers’ compensation insurance unmodified manual premium of $500,000. For more information on applying to the Self-Insurance Regulation program, visit the TDI website at www.tdi.texas.gov/wc/si/index.html.

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Last updated: 07/29/2015

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