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Texas Labor Code - LAB § 409.002. Failure to File Notice of Injury

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Failure to notify an employer as required by Section 409.001(a) relieves the employer and the employer's insurance carrier of liability under this subtitle unless:

(1)?the employer, a person eligible to receive notice under Section 409.001(b), or the employer's insurance carrier has actual knowledge of the employee's injury;

(2)?the division determines that good cause exists for failure to provide notice in a timely manner; ?or

(3)?the employer or the employer's insurance carrier does not contest the claim.

Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Texas Labor Code - LAB § 409.002. Failure to File Notice of Injury - last updated April 14, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/tx/labor-code/lab-sect-409-002/


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