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Lubbock insurance agent sentenced for scamming elderly clients

A former Lubbock insurance agent was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison and ordered to pay back $810,000 to his victims after a Texas Department of. . . read more Thu, 15 February 2018 00:00:00 CST

Workers’ comp seminar for health care providers and staff in Edinburg

The Division of Workers’ Compensation and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Small Business Development Center (UTRGV SBDC) will offer a semi. . . read more Thu, 15 February 2018 00:00:00 CST

Workers’ comp seminar offered in Laredo for Health Care Providers and Staff

The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) will offer a seminar for health care providers and staff providing health care to injured employees in t. . . read more Wed, 17 January 2018 00:00:00 CST

Workers’ comp seminar for Health Care Providers and Staff in El Paso

The Division of Workers’ Compensation and the El Paso Small Business Development Center will offer a seminar for health care providers and staff pro. . . read more Thu, 4 January 2018 00:00:00 CST

TDI’s top 10 insurance fraud cases of 2017

In 2017, Texas Department of Insurance fraud investigations resulted in 135 suspects referred for prosecution, 113 indictments, and $2.3 million in co. . . read more Thu, 4 January 2018 00:00:00 CST

North Texas title agent sentenced for stealing millions

Nancy Carroll, the former owner of Millennium Title in Keller, was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison and ordered to pay $8.6 million after a T. . . read more Wed, 3 January 2018 00:00:00 CST

Texas workers’ compensation costs down 63% since 2005

More Texas businesses are providing workers’ compensation insurance as the cost of coverage continues to decline. Premiums have fallen by 63 percent. . . read more Thu, 14 December 2017 00:00:00 CST

Wichita Falls company earns safety award

The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) recognized WPT Power Corporation for exemplary workplace safety programs and low rates of work-related i. . . read more Tue, 12 December 2017 00:00:00 CST

Former Houston escrow officer sentenced to prison in title scam

Sandra Flores will begin serving a six year prison term this week for insurance fraud after a Texas Department of Insurance investigation found she ha. . . read more Fri, 8 December 2017 00:00:00 CST

Pflugerville Company Earns Safety Award

The Division of Workers’ Compensation recognized Lauren Concrete for exemplary workplace safety programs and low rates of work-related injuries and. . . read more Thu, 7 December 2017 00:00:00 CST

Industry group helps DWC employees affected by hurricane Harvey

Texas Commissioner of Workers’ Compensation Ryan Brannan would like to thank members of the Southern Association of Workers’ Compensation Administ. . . read more Wed, 6 December 2017 00:00:00 CST

Bryan company earns safety award

The Division of Workers’ Compensation recognized Kent Moore Cabinets for exemplary workplace safety programs and low rates of work-related injuries. . . read more Fri, 1 December 2017 00:00:00 CST

New DWC prosecution unit gets indictments for health care fraud

A Travis County grand jury has indicted EME International, Inc. and three individuals on charges of engaging in organized criminal activity for overbi. . . read more Fri, 20 October 2017 00:00:00 CDT

Workers’ Compensation Weekly Benefit Rates Set for October 1, 2017, Through September 30, 2018

The workers’ compensation state average weekly wage for dates of injury from October 1, 2017, through September 30, 2018, is set at $913.37. The max. . . read more Mon, 25 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

DWC rule helps expand the use of telemedicine in workers’ compensation system

The Texas Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) posted an informal rule that aims to help expand the use of telemedicine—sometimes called ‘tel. . . read more Mon, 25 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

Division of Workers’ Compensation San Antonio office moving October 2

The state’s Division of Worker’s Compensation office in San Antonio is moving to a new location at 4440 S. Piedras Drive, Suite 205 on October 2.. . . read more Wed, 20 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

DWC Austin office moves to new location October 23

The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation Austin office opens at its new location October 23.. . . read more Tue, 19 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

Fire crews from across the country show their support to firefighters in Harvey’s path

When Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coast last month, firefighters were among the first to respond, rescue, and offer comfort in their commun. . . read more Thu, 7 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

Workers’ comp training offered to San Antonio medical office staff

The Division of Workers’ Compensation and the University of Texas San Antonio (UTSA) Small Business Development Center will offer training for medic. . . read more Thu, 7 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

TDI reminds public adjusters of advertising rules

The Texas Department of Insurance is reminding licensed public adjusters about state laws concerning advertisements and solicitation.. . . read more Wed, 6 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT