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NWCDN is a network of law firms dedicated to protecting employers in workers’ compensation claims.

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DWC has lost two more long-time Hearing Officers. Carol Fougerat is leaving the San Antonio Field Office and Patrice Squirewell-Jean is leaving the Houston East Field Office.  These two ladies have been Hearing Officers for many years.  Their retirement follows a continuing pattern of attrition of experienced Hearing Officers at the DWC.