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 Ombudsman Notice PDF

The Ombudsman Notice is a labor law posters poster by the Texas Workforce Commission. This is a mandatory posting for all employers in Texas, and businesses who fail to comply may be subject to fines or sanctions.

This poster, in English, serves as a notice providing information to employees in regards to Texas Ombudsman resources for disputes with employer insurance.

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Figure 28 TAC §276.5(c) - April 2018
Have you been injured on the job? As an injured employee in Texas, you have the right to free assistance from the Office of 
Injured Employee Counsel (OIEC). OIEC is the state agency that assists unrepresented injured employees with their claim 
in the workers’ compensation system. 	 	
You can contact OIEC by calling its toll-free telephone number: 1-866-393-6432. More information about OIEC and its 
Ombudsman Program is available at the agency’s website (www.oiec.texas.gov).	
WHAT IS AN OMBUDSMAN? An Ombudsman is an employee of OIEC who can assist you if you have a dispute with 
your employer’s insurance carrier. An Ombudsman’s assistance is free of charge. Each Ombudsman has a workers’ 
compensation adjuster’s license and has completed a comprehensive training program designed specifically to assist you 
with your dispute.	 	
An Ombudsman can help you identify and develop the disputed issues in your case and attempt to resolve them. If the 
issues cannot be resolved, the Ombudsman can help you request a dispute resolution proceeding at the Texas Department 
of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation. Once a proceeding is scheduled an Ombudsman can: 	 	
• Help you prepare for the proceeding (Benefit Review Conference and/or Contested Case Hearing);
• Attend the proceeding with you and communicate on your behalf; and
• Assist you with an appeal or a response to an insurance carrier’s appeal, if necessary.
CONNECT	@OIEC	@OIECtube	oiec.texas.gov	@OIECTexas

Other Texas Labor Law Posters 4 PDFS

There are an additional thirteen optional and mandatory Texas labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.

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