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Learn about the future of PTSD and mental health in workers’ comp, and how a person-centered approach can improve injure...
05/27/2021

Learn about the future of PTSD and mental health in workers’ comp, and how a person-centered approach can improve injured employee health outcomes and the utilization review process. Register today at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

Learn about the future of PTSD and mental health in workers’ comp, and how a person-centered approach can improve injured employee health outcomes and the utilization review process. Register today at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

05/26/2021

Questions about how to request a workers’ compensation dispute proceeding? Call us at 1-800-252-7031 or go to http://bit.ly/WCdispute.

DWC asks for informal comment on new claims electronic data interchange (EDI) rules. Read more at https://bit.ly/3hSDDfC...
05/25/2021

DWC asks for informal comment on new claims electronic data interchange (EDI) rules. Read more at https://bit.ly/3hSDDfC.

DWC asks for informal comment on new claims electronic data interchange (EDI) rules. Read more at https://bit.ly/3hSDDfC.

05/24/2021

DWC helps to #EndTheStreakTX with our driving safety resources that show you how to keep employees safe while on the road. Check them out at https://bit.ly/DWC_drivesafe.

Don’t have workers’ comp insurance? Since 2003, insurance rates have decreased nearly 72% for Texas employers. Our rate ...
05/21/2021

Don’t have workers’ comp insurance? Since 2003, insurance rates have decreased nearly 72% for Texas employers. Our rate guide can help you find workers’ comp insurers and compare costs at https://bit.ly/TXWC_RateGuide.

Don’t have workers’ comp insurance? Since 2003, insurance rates have decreased nearly 72% for Texas employers. Our rate guide can help you find workers’ comp insurers and compare costs at https://bit.ly/TXWC_RateGuide.

05/20/2021

Don't just take our word for it... Preferred Medical's Mark "RxProfessor" Pew knows the 2021 Texas Workers' Compensation Conference is the *virtual* place to be June 28 - July 1! Register today at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

DWC to revise hearings notices, enforcement orders, and other correspondence. Learn more about these changes at https://...
05/17/2021

DWC to revise hearings notices, enforcement orders, and other correspondence. Learn more about these changes at https://bit.ly/3eTsbOL.

DWC to revise hearings notices, enforcement orders, and other correspondence. Learn more about these changes at https://bit.ly/3eTsbOL.

Olivia de la Cruz recently helped an injured employee who was worried their benefits had been cut off by the insurance c...
05/17/2021

Olivia de la Cruz recently helped an injured employee who was worried their benefits had been cut off by the insurance company. Olivia reviewed their medical documents and contacted the insurance carrier about the mistake. She was able to get the employee all the income benefits they were owed… with interest.

Need help with a workers’ comp claim? Call us at 1-800-252-7031 or go to http://bit.ly/IE_home.

Olivia de la Cruz recently helped an injured employee who was worried their benefits had been cut off by the insurance company. Olivia reviewed their medical documents and contacted the insurance carrier about the mistake. She was able to get the employee all the income benefits they were owed… with interest.

Need help with a workers’ comp claim? Call us at 1-800-252-7031 or go to http://bit.ly/IE_home.

05/14/2021
Electrical Safety | Workplace Safety

May is National Electrical Safety Month. DWC helps bring awareness to this issue by educating employers and others on how to prevent electrical fires, property loss, injuries, and deaths. Get more info with our free safety and health publications at http://bit.ly/DWC_pubs.

#NESM #workplacesafety

Early bird savings end TOMORROW, May 14 for the 2021 Texas Workers' Compensation Conference! Don't wait and register now...
05/13/2021

Early bird savings end TOMORROW, May 14 for the 2021 Texas Workers' Compensation Conference! Don't wait and register now at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

Early bird savings end TOMORROW, May 14 for the 2021 Texas Workers' Compensation Conference! Don't wait and register now at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

As businesses reopen across the state, health and safety is a top priority. DWC’s OSHCON program is a confidential, no-c...
05/11/2021

As businesses reopen across the state, health and safety is a top priority. DWC’s OSHCON program is a confidential, no-cost safety service helping Texas businesses find and reduce hazards. Consultations are offered onsite or virtually. Learn more at http://bit.ly/WC_OSHCON.

#workplacesafety

As businesses reopen across the state, health and safety is a top priority. DWC’s OSHCON program is a confidential, no-cost safety service helping Texas businesses find and reduce hazards. Consultations are offered onsite or virtually. Learn more at http://bit.ly/WC_OSHCON.

#workplacesafety

DWC is accepting public comments on a proposed plan to update notices and forms. More at https://bit.ly/3f6DthJ.
05/10/2021

DWC is accepting public comments on a proposed plan to update notices and forms. More at https://bit.ly/3f6DthJ.

DWC is accepting public comments on a proposed plan to update notices and forms. More at https://bit.ly/3f6DthJ.

Want to be a state #workerscomp medical expert? Register for our Designated Doctor 101 webinar on May 21. Learn more abo...
05/06/2021

Want to be a state #workerscomp medical expert? Register for our Designated Doctor 101 webinar on May 21. Learn more about this vital role at http://bit.ly/DD_Cal.

Want to be a state #workerscomp medical expert? Register for our Designated Doctor 101 webinar on May 21. Learn more about this vital role at http://bit.ly/DD_Cal.

DWC is accepting public comment on routine rule review of 28 Texas Administrative Code Chapters 160, 165, 166, and 180. ...
05/04/2021

DWC is accepting public comment on routine rule review of 28 Texas Administrative Code Chapters 160, 165, 166, and 180. More at https://bit.ly/3tmyTAS.

DWC is accepting public comment on routine rule review of 28 Texas Administrative Code Chapters 160, 165, 166, and 180. More at https://bit.ly/3tmyTAS.

Falls are a leading cause of death for construction employees. The National Safety Stand-Down helps raise awareness to s...
05/03/2021

Falls are a leading cause of death for construction employees. The National Safety Stand-Down helps raise awareness to stop fall deaths and injuries. Learn more at http://bit.ly/OSHA_StandDown. DWC has free safety resources and low-cost training for construction workers to stay safe on the job at http://bit.ly/DWC_Safety.

#StandDown4Safety

Falls are a leading cause of death for construction employees. The National Safety Stand-Down helps raise awareness to stop fall deaths and injuries. Learn more at http://bit.ly/OSHA_StandDown. DWC has free safety resources and low-cost training for construction workers to stay safe on the job at http://bit.ly/DWC_Safety.

#StandDown4Safety

On Workers’ Memorial Day, we remember and honor all the men and women who lost their lives on the job. Having a strong s...
04/28/2021

On Workers’ Memorial Day, we remember and honor all the men and women who lost their lives on the job. Having a strong safety program and following safety and health standards can help prevent injuries and tragic loss of life. DWC has free and low-cost resources to help keep employees safe at http://bit.ly/DWC_Safety.

On Workers’ Memorial Day, we remember and honor all the men and women who lost their lives on the job. Having a strong safety program and following safety and health standards can help prevent injuries and tragic loss of life. DWC has free and low-cost resources to help keep employees safe at http://bit.ly/DWC_Safety.

Work zone safety is everyone’s responsibility. In 2019, Texas had more than 26,000 crashes in work zones, causing 167 de...
04/26/2021

Work zone safety is everyone’s responsibility. In 2019, Texas had more than 26,000 crashes in work zones, causing 167 deaths and 690 serious injuries. Keep workers and drivers safe with our work zone fact sheet http://bit.ly/DWC_workzone.

#nationalworkzoneawarenessweek #drivesafeworksafesavelives

Work zone safety is everyone’s responsibility. In 2019, Texas had more than 26,000 crashes in work zones, causing 167 deaths and 690 serious injuries. Keep workers and drivers safe with our work zone fact sheet http://bit.ly/DWC_workzone.

#nationalworkzoneawarenessweek #drivesafeworksafesavelives

Register early for the 2021 Texas Workers’ Compensation Conference and save! Registration is $175 before May 14 and $200...
04/22/2021

Register early for the 2021 Texas Workers’ Compensation Conference and save! Registration is $175 before May 14 and $200 after that date. Get information on how to register and view this year’s agenda at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

Register early for the 2021 Texas Workers’ Compensation Conference and save! Registration is $175 before May 14 and $200 after that date. Get information on how to register and view this year’s agenda at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

Riding lawnmowers account for about 35,000 injuries and nearly 100 deaths each year in the U.S. Prevent lawncare injurie...
04/20/2021

Riding lawnmowers account for about 35,000 injuries and nearly 100 deaths each year in the U.S. Prevent lawncare injuries with tips from our latest [email protected] https://bit.ly/3e7R1c9.

#safetytips

Riding lawnmowers account for about 35,000 injuries and nearly 100 deaths each year in the U.S. Prevent lawncare injuries with tips from our latest [email protected] https://bit.ly/3e7R1c9.

#safetytips

DWC headquarters will move from its current location to the Capitol Complex in the summer of 2022. More on this change a...
04/19/2021

DWC headquarters will move from its current location to the Capitol Complex in the summer of 2022. More on this change at https://bit.ly/2RPdt2j.

DWC headquarters will move from its current location to the Capitol Complex in the summer of 2022. More on this change at https://bit.ly/2RPdt2j.

DWC is looking for a safety and health professional to help Texas employers understand and comply with OSHA regulations,...
04/16/2021

DWC is looking for a safety and health professional to help Texas employers understand and comply with OSHA regulations, identify and correct hazards, and develop effective safety and health programs. Learn more at http://bit.ly/DWC_Jobs .

#FortWorthJobs

DWC is looking for a safety and health professional to help Texas employers understand and comply with OSHA regulations, identify and correct hazards, and develop effective safety and health programs. Learn more at http://bit.ly/DWC_Jobs .

#FortWorthJobs

DWC has free on-demand training to help health care providers treating in the Texas workers’ compensation system. Learn ...
04/15/2021

DWC has free on-demand training to help health care providers treating in the Texas workers’ compensation system. Learn about topics involving health care provider roles and responsibilities, billing, coding, and more at http://bit.ly/WC_HCP.

DWC has free on-demand training to help health care providers treating in the Texas workers’ compensation system. Learn about topics involving health care provider roles and responsibilities, billing, coding, and more at http://bit.ly/WC_HCP.

Q: I’m a self-employed contractor. Why do I need workers’ compensation insurance?  A: Some companies won’t risk hiring a...
04/13/2021

Q: I’m a self-employed contractor. Why do I need workers’ compensation insurance?
A: Some companies won’t risk hiring an uninsured contractor. And if you’re hurt on the job, your health insurance may not pay for your medical care and will not pay for your lost wages.

Learn more about the benefits of coverage at http://bit.ly/WCinsurance.

Q: I’m a self-employed contractor. Why do I need workers’ compensation insurance?
A: Some companies won’t risk hiring an uninsured contractor. And if you’re hurt on the job, your health insurance may not pay for your medical care and will not pay for your lost wages.

Learn more about the benefits of coverage at http://bit.ly/WCinsurance.

Reminder that the DWC health care provider and insurance carrier quarterly meetings are tomorrow, April 9. More informat...
04/08/2021

Reminder that the DWC health care provider and insurance carrier quarterly meetings are tomorrow, April 9. More information at https://bit.ly/dwc_qmp.

Reminder that the DWC health care provider and insurance carrier quarterly meetings are tomorrow, April 9. More information at https://bit.ly/dwc_qmp.

Hurt on the job? If your company has workers’ compensation coverage you may be able to get benefits to help you get back...
04/07/2021

Hurt on the job? If your company has workers’ compensation coverage you may be able to get benefits to help you get back to work. Learn more at http://bit.ly/IE_home.

Hurt on the job? If your company has workers’ compensation coverage you may be able to get benefits to help you get back to work. Learn more at http://bit.ly/IE_home.

The wait is over! Registration is open for the 2021 Texas Workers' Compensation Conference June 28 - July 1. Get more in...
04/05/2021

The wait is over! Registration is open for the 2021 Texas Workers' Compensation Conference June 28 - July 1. Get more information and view the agenda at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

The wait is over! Registration is open for the 2021 Texas Workers' Compensation Conference June 28 - July 1. Get more information and view the agenda at http://bit.ly/txwcc.

Transportation incidents are the leading cause of work-related deaths in Texas - a problem only made worse by driving wh...
04/02/2021

Transportation incidents are the leading cause of work-related deaths in Texas - a problem only made worse by driving while distracted. April is Distracted Driving Awareness month. Help keep employees safe on the road with training, resources, and safety programs on our Driving Safety webpage http://bit.ly/DWC_drivesafe.

#DistractedDrivingAwarenessMonth

Transportation incidents are the leading cause of work-related deaths in Texas - a problem only made worse by driving while distracted. April is Distracted Driving Awareness month. Help keep employees safe on the road with training, resources, and safety programs on our Driving Safety webpage http://bit.ly/DWC_drivesafe.

#DistractedDrivingAwarenessMonth

Don't forget! Employers without workers’ comp coverage must report their coverage status to DWC no later than April 30. ...
04/01/2021

Don't forget! Employers without workers’ comp coverage must report their coverage status to DWC no later than April 30. More at http://bit.ly/Nonsub_report.

Don't forget! Employers without workers’ comp coverage must report their coverage status to DWC no later than April 30. More at http://bit.ly/Nonsub_report.

DWC offices close at noon this Friday, April 2 and reopen Monday, April 5.
03/31/2021

DWC offices close at noon this Friday, April 2 and reopen Monday, April 5.

DWC offices close at noon this Friday, April 2 and reopen Monday, April 5.

Grain handling is a high-risk industry where workers are exposed to many serious and life-threatening hazards. Check out...
03/29/2021

Grain handling is a high-risk industry where workers are exposed to many serious and life-threatening hazards. Check out the latest [email protected] for tips to help prevent these injuries at http://bit.ly/3rZu5ld.

#StandUp4GrainSafety #NationalGrainSafetyWeek

Grain handling is a high-risk industry where workers are exposed to many serious and life-threatening hazards. Check out the latest [email protected] for tips to help prevent these injuries at http://bit.ly/3rZu5ld.

#StandUp4GrainSafety #NationalGrainSafetyWeek

DWC Fraud and Prosecution units get grand jury indictments on attorney fee overbilling schemes. Read more at http://bit....
03/26/2021

DWC Fraud and Prosecution units get grand jury indictments on attorney fee overbilling schemes. Read more at http://bit.ly/3wcXVVU.

#workerscomp #fraud

DWC Fraud and Prosecution units get grand jury indictments on attorney fee overbilling schemes. Read more at http://bit.ly/3wcXVVU.

#workerscomp #fraud

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