East Texas Back to School Events – Gotta Love East Texas

On August 2, 2018 the Rose Garden and Harvey Convention Center are having a School is Cool event where children can receive free haircuts, vision and dental screenings, and get free backpacks full of school supplies.

Also, on August 2, 2018 Jacksonville will be having a Back to School Fair at the John Alexander Gym where children can receive a backpack filled with school supplies.

On August 11, 2018 the Junior League of Lufkin will be having a Back to School Bonanza where school age children of Angelina County can receive free backpacks full of school supplies, haircuts, and uniforms.

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Back to school events across East Texas

Injured Workers Left Without Compensation in Well Known Establishment

According to an investigation by the Guardian, several employees working in fulfillment centers for Amazon have been left without any compensation after work related injuries. This isn’t shocking after learning that the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health deemed the Amazon fulfillment centers as one of the most dangerous places to work in the United States, including them on the “dirty dozen” list. What is shocking, is that some employees have reported to being injured more than once due to workplaces or equipment missing critical safety components. This usually enters an area of negligence. To read more on this story follow the link below.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a case such as this, Mayfield Law Office can help get your Texas workers compensation benefits going. We can also help determine if your case could result in a civil lawsuit for negligence, depending on the circumstances of your injury and safety precautions. Give us a call. We can help!

Amazon workers who injury themselves in the warehouse are left without income or support, a new investigation into factory conditions has revealed

Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers Compensation Launches New Webpage to Help First Responders.

The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers Compensation has recently released a new webpage geared specifically for first responders. They have also made a video highlighting 5 tips for first responders. First responders are exposed to injuries and illnesses that may not be considered “work related” in other professions. It is important that our first responders are aware of their specific benefits and coverages.

If you or a loved one have any questions regarding workers compensation for first responders, give us a call. We are here to help.

TDI First Responder Webpage

TDI 5 Tips for First Responders