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.




As we come to the end of July, Texas continues to bake even more than most summers with no relief in sight.  This means more workers’ compensation claims from heat-related injuries such as heat stroke.  To help prevent heat-related illnesses, the Division provides a great deal of useful information on its website including fact sheets and videos.  Here are just a few examples:

The pandemic-induced work from home trend has yielded some surprising advantages.  However, one of the most unexpected may be that you never have to leave your house for your job and risk a work-related sunburn.  For those of us lucky enough to be working in air-conditioned offices or spare bedrooms this summer, let’s take a moment to say thanks for everyone toiling outside in the blazing inferno.  

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