... 354, 128 SW2d 4, 6 (1939) (citations omitted). As we have recently noted, "[b]ecause we
should liberally construe the Workers' Compensation Act in favor of the injured worker,
a strained or narrow construction of [the Act] would be improper. ...
... The question before 366 us is limited to whether under these particular circumstances the
Legislature extended statutory immunity from suit by an injured workerâ€”the major incentive for
an employer to carry workers' compensation insuranceâ€”to an entity that is not the injured ...
To be eligible to treat injured patients and to receive payment under the workers' compensation
system, a doctor must be listed on the ADL. See Tex. Lab.Code Ann. Â§ 408.022(a) (West
Supp.2005).  Texas Labor Code section 408.023 provides the basis for admitting a ...
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