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Deductible scam targets Dallas storm victims
Dallas storm victims are the targets of a deceptive attempt to lure them into buying a service that claims to pay insurance deductibles. “IN TEXAS IF YOU DO NOT PAY YOUR INSURANCE DEDUCTIBLE GO TO JAIL!” threatens one of the fliers being circulated in neighborhoods with tornado damage.

POSTED OCTOBER 30, 2019
OSHCON Outreach Program
Days start early for seven-year-old Annabelle, an English Pointer service dog who is a regular among the North Texas Occupational Safety and Health Consultation (OSHCON) program staff. By 3:30 each morning, Annabelle and her owner, OSHCON Safety Consultant Bruce Andrews, set out on a run before hitting the road to help business owners in northeast Texas get free and confidential help to understand and comply with OSHA standards.

POSTED OCTOBER 23, 2019
Insurance tips after recent severe weather
If your home was damaged in recent severe weather, the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) has specialists ready to answer your insurance questions. You can call the TDI Help Line at 1-800-252-3439. Staff are available weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

POSTED OCTOBER 22, 2019
WPT Power Corporation Earns Safety Award
The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) recently recognized WPT Power Corporation (WPT) for its exemplary workplace safety programs by renewing its Lone Star Safety Award.

POSTED OCTOBER 17, 2019
Cars flooded by Imelda may be hitting the resale market
A month after Tropical Storm Imelda, the Texas Department of Insurance reminds consumers to be on the lookout for flood-damaged vehicles hitting the resale market.

POSTED OCTOBER 16, 2019
TDI warns of insurance phone scam
The Texas Department of Insurance is urging consumers to be wary of calls from a group claiming to be the Consumer Insurance Association.

POSTED OCTOBER 09, 2019 12:01 AM
TDI offers claims tips for flood victims
The Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) reminds flood victims in Southeast Texas to carefully document damage and file insurance claims quickly.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2019
TDI creates new division to focus on health market issues
The Texas Department of Insurance has created a new division to focus exclusively on the complex issues facing health insurance and selected Richard Lunsford as the deputy commissioner of the new Life and Health Division.

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 1:00 AM
Four Seasons Earns Lone Star Safety Award
The Division of Workers’ Compensation recognized the Four Seasons Hotel Houston for its exemplary workplace safety program at its Lamar Street location on Friday, August 23, 2019.

POSTED AUGUST 23, 2019
TDI warns drivers: Make sure your auto insurance is legit
The Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) is warning Texas drivers looking for bargain insurance about a scam that leaves them with no coverage even after they’ve paid for it.

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2019 1:00 AM

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