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Virus Impact on Comp Limited; Some Insurers Pledge to Cover Medical and Emergency Workers

The outbreak of coronavirus has already resulted in some workers’ compensation claims and more are expected. But whether those claims are going to succeed depends on the individual circumstances and in which state the infection occurred. While compensability issues will …

People News: Texas Mutual, AXA Partners, CNA

Texas Mutual Names New Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Policyholder Services Texas Mutual Insurance Company, a workers’ compensation insurance provider, announced Jeanette Ward as the company’s new chief operating officer (COO) and Kim Haugaard as the company’s …

Industry Offers Donations, Free Tools to Victims of Hurricane Harvey and Irma

Nearly three weeks after Hurricane Harvey caused massive flooding in Texas and a week after Irma began taking aim at Florida, insurers and vendors are offering aid to hurricane victims in various ways. Recent reports estimate flood damage resulting from …

People News: Texas Mutual, AXIS Insurance

Texas Mutual Announces Two Promotions to Vice President Positions Texas Mutual Insurance Company recently promoted Amy Green-Hinojosa to vice president of the project management office and Nathan Scott to vice president of investments. Green-Hinojosa joined Texas Mutual in 1995 in …

Business News: Texas Mutual, TTA Appraisal, EagleView, WCRI

Texas Mutual Launches Free e-Learning Tool Texas Mutual Insurance Company, the state’s leading provider of workers’ compensation insurance, recently launched a free workplace safety training tool for policyholders called e-Learning. e-Learning gives business owners access to a library of more …

Indictment in Texas Worker’s Comp Fraud Case

A Travis County grand jury indicted a San Antonio, Texas, man on workers’ compensation fraud-related charges, according to an announcement by Texas Mutual Insurance Company. Robbie Moore allegedly obtained $5,503 in workers’ compensation benefits he was not entitled to. Moore …

Texas Mutual Awards $400K in Annual Safety Education Grants

Texas Mutual Insurance Company has awarded a combined $400,000 in grants to Kilgore College, Midland College, College of the Mainland in Texas City near Houston and Del Mar College in Corpus Christi. The grants fund free workplace safety courses for …

Texas Mutual Pays $651K Dividend to CompGroup AGC

Texas Mutual Insurance Company announced today that the CompGroup AGC has earned a $651,166 workers’ compensation dividend. The dividend is based largely on group members’ collective workplace safety record. “Construction projects offer a wide variety of safety challenges,” said David …

Texas Mutual Pays $175 Million Policyholder Dividend

Texas Mutual Insurance Company announced that it has begun distributing $175 million in dividends among approximately 40,000 policyholders. Dividends reward loyal policyholders who share the company’s commitment to preventing workplace accidents and helping injured workers get well and back on …

Wright to Retire as Texas Mutual President

Ron Wright, who has served as president and chief executive officer of Texas Mutual Insurance Co. since 2009, has announced that he will retire. The company’s board of directors announced that his successor will be Richard J. Gergasko, an insurance …