Texas Administrative Code
|PART 2||TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE, DIVISION OF WORKERS' COMPENSATION|
|CHAPTER 132||DEATH BENEFITS--DEATH AND BURIAL BENEFITS|
|RULE §132.1||Calculation of Death Benefits|
Death benefits shall be computed by multiplying the employee's average weekly wage by .75. The amount paid shall not exceed 100% of the state average weekly wage as determined by the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission and in effect on the date of injury. A claim for death benefits shall be filed as required by §122.100 of this title (relating to Claim for Death Benefits).
|Source Note: The provisions of this §132.1 adopted to be effective January 1, 1991, 15 TexReg 7023.|