Agency Links:

Texas Department of Insurance and TDI-Division of Workers’ Compensation

How to use Zoom for a Benefit Review Conference or Contested Case Hearing

Advisories and bulletins

DWC Workers’ Compensation Topics A-Z

All Forms


Texas Workers’ Compensation Act:

2019 in Adobe Format

All Years, plus Links to 2019


Rules (Administrative Law Code):

2019 in Adobe Format

Current 28 Texas Administrative Code Part 2 – Division of Workers’ Compensation 

DWC Rules – informal, proposed, and adopted

Appeals Panel:

Appeals Panel Decision Manual

Administrative decisions including AP decisions and medical contested case decisions

Directory of Significant Cases

About the Appeal Process


Contested Case Hearings:

Practices and Procedures

How to exchange information and exhibits

Claimant’s Form Interrogatories to Carrier

Carrier’s Form Interrogatories to Claimant

How to log in using Zoom


Benefit Review Conferences:

DWC-45, Request to Schedule, Reschedule, or Cancel a Benefit Review Conference

Practices and Procedures for Benefit Review Conferences

How to electronically exchange information

How to log in using Zoom

Designated Doctors:

DWC-32, Request for Designated Doctor Examination

Designated Doctor General Information

Appeals Panel Decisions for Designated Doctors (dated 11/16/2017)  

Designated Doctors and Appointments by County and Month

Requests for Letter of Clarification of a Designated Doctor’s Report

Designated Doctor Search


Attorney Fees:

Application for Web Access to submit fees online

Billing Categories and Information

Online Attorney Fee Site


Medical Contested Case Hearings:

Medical Contested Case Hearing Manual

DWC Medical Contested Case Hearing Decisions

Miscellaneous Helpful Links:

Employer Coverage Verification

Insurance Carrier Search

Network Information

SIBs Work Requirements per County