Austin, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) - The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers' Compensation (TDI-DWC) will host a rule implementation training session for workers' compensation insurance companies on Thursday, August 8, 2013. This session is in addition to the Austin, Dallas and Houston sessions held in July. The session will educate workers' compensation insurance company loss control personnel on implementation of the newly adopted 28 Texas Administrative Code Chapter 166 rules that regulate the provision of accident prevention services in Texas.
The training session will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Tippy Foster Room at the TDI-DWC's Central Office, 7551 Metro Center Drive, Suite 100 in Austin. There is no charge to attend the training. However, pre-registration is required.
This rule implementation training will provide attendees an understanding of the requirements of the newly adopted accident prevention services administrative rules that become effective on October 1, 2013. Topics to be covered include a general overview of the rules, DWC Form-109, Accident Prevention Services Annual Report, inspection process and DWC Form-105, Accident Prevention Services Worksheet.