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10 Companies Re-certified to Self-Insure for Workers’ Compensation Claims

posted Russell Power - Wednesday, January 04, 2017

AUSTIN, TX — The Texas Department of Insurance’s Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) re-certified 10 employers to self-insure workers’ compensation claims. Together, the companies employ about 15,000 people in Texas.  

DWC renewed:

  • Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. 
  • E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company 
  • The Sherwin-Williams Company 
  • Space Exploration Technologies Corp. 
  • FedEx Freight, Inc. 
  • Guardian Industries Corp. 
  • International Paper Company 
  • James Construction Group, LLC 
  • Louisiana-Pacific Corporation 
  • The Procter & Gamble Company 

To be certified 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.