AUSTIN, TX — Effective Tuesday, July 5, 2011, the Missouri City Field Office of the Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation (TDI-DWC) will close permanently. Injured employees and other workers’ compensation system participants in the counties of Austin, Brazoria, Colorado, Fort Bend, Matagorda, Wharton and certain parts of Harris County will now receive customer service from the TDI-DWC Houston East and Houston West field offices.
Injured employees should call the TDI-DWC at 1-800-252-7031 or Office of Injured Employee Counsel (OIEC) at 1-866-393-6432 for assistance with their workers’ compensation claim.
All correspondence and faxes relating to claims, including official actions, letters of clarification and forms, should be submitted to the TDI-DWC Houston East Field Office at:
Houston East Field Office
5425 Polk Street, Suite 130
Houston, Texas 77023-1454
The TDI-DWC Occupational Safety and Health Consultation (OSHCON) services for employers in the Missouri City area will be coordinated out of the TDI-DWC Houston West field office. Employers can call 281-260-3035 for workplace safety assistance.