Question: Does a business have to give workers health or disability insurance plans?

No. Health Insurance and disability plans are voluntary benefits that a business may or may not choose to provide. This issue is not regulated by L&I. However, Insurance Commission rules regarding termination of benefits may apply.

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Get a list of workplace posters required and recommended by not only L&I but other state of Washington or federal agencies as well.

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