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Nonsubscribers to Workers’ Compensation

Texas is the only state that allows employers to opt out of the workers' compensation system, and approximately one-third of Texas employers choose this option. McDonald Sanders ranks as one of the top law firms in the state in representing nonsubscribers. For more than 30 years, McDonald Sanders attorneys have counseled with Texas employers about the pros and cons of choosing nonsubscription. McDonald Sanders provides the following services for nonsubscriber clients:

  • Preparation of welfare benefit plans to provide quality benefits to employees in lieu of workers' compensation benefits
  • Educating management on proper administration of the injury benefits plan
  • Training supervisors on workplace safety
  • Counseling employers on specific claims
  • Defending employers in lawsuits and arbitration proceedings brought by injured employees

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