Division of Workers' Compensation: Explosion at West Fertilizer Company
Austin, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) - The Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) is coordinating with state and local agencies to ensure that individuals injured in the April 17 explosion at the West Fertilizer Company in West, Texas have access to resources regarding benefits and workers' compensation claim information.
The DWC is providing a hotline and resource links regarding assistance for fire fighters, City of West employees and workers' compensation system participants:
- Division of Workers' Compensation www.tdi.texas.gov/wc/indexwc.html
- State Firemen's & Fire Marshals' Association of Texas www.sffma.org
- Texas Municipal League Intergovernmental Risk Pool www.tmlirp.org
For workers' compensation-related questions or other information, contact the DWC Hotline at 1-800-372-7713 or 512-804-4102 in Austin.
For more information contact: Public.Information@tdi.texas.gov