​What are an Employer’s responsibilities for Workers Compensation?

Workers Compensation

Employers are required to do the following to comply with workers’ compensation insurance laws:

  • Provide coverage for their employees and are held liable for all injuries suffered by employees while they are on the job (with the exception of employers residing in the state of Texas)
  • Pay premiums and provide the carrier with audit payroll numbers
  • Provide a safe environment
  • Notify the carrier as soon as possible after an injury
  • Investigate injuries