Poster Compliance Center Blog

Texas Labor Laws and Mandatory Workplace Posters

Employers in Texas are governed by federal labor laws and state labor laws enforced by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) and various other agencies. According to the TWC’s official website, “all Texas employers must display posters containing information on the Workers’ Compensation Program, the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, the Fair Labor Standards […]

Paid Sick Leave Coming Soon to Dallas, Texas

The City of Dallas has released a Paid Sick Leave (PSL) notice in both English and Spanish, outlining details of the new ordinance. Employers should make sure they are prepared prior to the August 1, 2019 effective date. Details of the PSL Ordinance Accrual of Paid Sick Leave As of August 1, 2019: Employers with […]

Texas Updates Workers’ Compensation/Ombudsman Program Notice

The Texas Office of Injured Employee Counsel (OIEC) recently released a new version of the Workers’ Compensation/Ombudsman Program notice, which has a publication date of April 2018. Below we’ve provided some information from the Deputy Public Counsel at the OIEC regarding changes to the notice and the current posting requirements. Updates to the Workers’ Comp/Ombudsman […]

Texas Updates Ombudsman Poster; New TX Labor Law Poster Required

The latest required change to the Texas labor law poster is on the Ombudsman Program poster. The updated poster from the Office of Injured Employee Counsel (OIEC) includes New information that the OIEC assists unrepresented injured employees with workers compensation claims New information about how the Ombudsman can help injured employees with disputed issues New […]

Texas Does Not Require Child Labor Law Poster

Q:   Is Texas Child Labor Law a required poster?   A:   According to written communication from the Labor Law Investigations Section of the Texas Workforce Commission, “the Child Labor Law poster is not required by law”. This poster is also not included on the Texas Workforce Commission Required Posters list. For more information […]