State News : Texas

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

NWCDN Members regularly post articles and summary judgements in workers’ compensations law in your state.  

Select a state from the dropdown menu below to scroll through the state specific archives for updates and opinions on various workers’ compensation laws in your state.

Contact information for NWCDN members is also located on the state specific links in the event you have additional questions or your company is seeking a workers’ compensation lawyer in your state.




We are glad to report that Governor Abbott reappointed Jessica Barta as the Injured Employee Counsel. Not only does OIEC provide excellent assistance to injured workers, Jessica and her staff have been an invaluable resource for Kids’ Chance of Texas. Jessica serves on the board and has transformed Kids’ Chance’s outreach program out of the dark ages and into the light of the tech-savvy potential scholarship applicants . . . Kids’ Chance not only tweets now, it is also on FaceBook!  Check it out Please do not forget to refer to Kids’s Chance children of any age who have had a parent killed or catastrophically injured while working in Texas. Outreach and fundraising efforts are underway for 2019! 

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