Employer's Notice of Ombudsman Program

Employer's notice
All employers participating in the workers’ compensation system are required to post notices with information about OIEC’s Ombudsman Program.

28 TAC §276.5. Employer Notification of Ombudsman Program to Employees

(a) All employers participating in the workers' compensation system shall post notice of the Office of Injured Employee Counsel's (OIEC) Ombudsman Program. This notice shall be posted in the personnel office, if the employer has a personnel office, and in the workplace where each employee is likely to see the notice on a regular basis.

(b) This notice of the Ombudsman Program shall be publicly posted in English, Spanish, and any other language that is common to the employer's employees.

(c) This notice shall be the text provided by OIEC without any additional words or changes and may be obtained by:

(1) Downloading the form on OIEC's website at: www.oiec.texas.gov; or
(2) Requesting the notice by calling OIEC's toll-free telephone number at: 1-866-EZE-OIEC (1-866-393-6432).


OIEC Employer's Notice - English       OIEC Employer's Notice - Spanish

Office of Injured Employee Counsel

7551 Metro Center Drive, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78744 | 1-866-393-6432 | OIECInbox@oiec.texas.gov

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