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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

DWC names Timothy P. Riley Deputy Commissioner of Compliance and Investigations

The Division of Workers’ Compensation today announced the hiring of Timothy P. Riley as the Division’s new Deputy Commissioner of Compliance and I. . . read more Tue, 5 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

San Angelo Company Earns Safety Award

The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) recognized Baptist Memorials Services for exemplary workplace safety programs and low rates of work-rela. . . read more Tue, 5 September 2017 00:00:00 CDT

Resources for media covering Harvey

The Texas Department of Insurance has data and information that may be of interest to reporters covering Hurricane Harvey and the flooding that follow. . . read more Thu, 31 August 2017 00:00:00 CDT

TDI reassures Texans: Harvey claims will be paid

The Texas Department of Insurance is reassuring Texas policyholders that storm claims will be paid and that the agency will aggressively enforce state. . . read more Wed, 30 August 2017 00:00:00 CDT

Former San Antonio agent gets 5-year sentence for filing fake life insurance applications

Dermaine Clark of San Antonio was sentenced Monday to five years in prison and ordered to pay more than $45,000 for a string of insurance fraud cases.. . . read more Tue, 15 August 2017 00:00:00 CDT

TDI seeks applicants for Texas Medical Liability Insurance Underwriting Association Board

The Texas Department of Insurance is accepting applications through August 31 for the public member positions on the Texas Medical Liability Insurance. . . read more Mon, 24 July 2017 00:00:00 CDT

Workers’ comp training offered to Houston medical office staff

The Division of Workers’ Compensation and the University of Houston Small Business Development Center will offer training for medical office staff a. . . read more Tue, 18 July 2017 00:00:00 CDT