State News : Texas

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The Division has adopted new DWC Form-033, Request to Reduce Income Benefits Due to Contribution, as of May 18, 2022. The adoption of the form is necessary to allow insurance carriers to reduce the amount of income benefits paid to an injured employee due to a past work-related injury to the same body part or parts. 

Carriers are to use the adopted form on and after June 13, 2022. A copy of the new DWC Form-33 is available here.

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