Covid 19 Coronavirus in Texas

Covid 19 Coronavirus in Texas

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If you get COVID-19 are you entitled to Texas Workers' Compensation benefits and if not, can you sue your employer.

What are your rights if you get Coronavirus (COVID-19) at work in Texas. Will Texas Workers' Compensation system cover you if you get COVID -19 (Coronavirus) at work. Will your wife/hus...
Jul 07, 2020 Roger Davie 1 min read

Employee Paid Leave Rights from the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act)

For the first time in US history, the Federal Government as authorized paid sick leave for certain employees. This law will only last until December 31, 2020.
Jul 01, 2020 Roger Davie 5 min read

You get Covid-19 (Coronavirus) at work and Texas workers' compensation denies your claim. What are your rights?

If you were infected with Covid-19 (Coronavirus) at work you probably think that Texas Workers' Compensation will cover you. Or if you are the wife/husband (spouse), parent, or child of someone who died as a result of being infected with Covid-19 (Coronavirus) you probably think that Texas Workers' Compensation will cover you. You may be wrong, but that does not mean that you cannot sue the employer for your injuries or loss.
Jun 30, 2020 Roger Davie 5 min read

What if you get Covid -19 (Coronavirus) while at work? Can you sue your employer or file a claim for Workers Compensation?

Workers’ compensation law provides no-fault coverage for work-related accidents and “occupational disease.” However, unlike other states, Texas allows employers to opt-out of workers’ co...
Jun 29, 2020 Roger Davie 4 min read

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