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Workers’ Compensation 101

July 12, 2021

This webinar provided DETSIF’s members with a general overview of workers’ compensation.

The webinar PowerPoint presentation is available here.

COVID-19 and Workers Compensation Claims.

April 13, 2021

Deep East Self-Insurance Fund (DETSIF) held its inaugural membership outreach video with a huge success. Here is the presentation to listen/view. The webinar provided DETSIF’s members with an update on COVID-19 and how the virus has impacted DETSIF.

The webinar PowerPoint presentation is available here.


The Deep East Texas Self Insurance Fund offers a competitive workers’ compensation solution to meet the needs of Texas political subdivisions, while promoting safety and training, attending to the needs of injured workers, and providing ease of access to all services.


We strive to serve our members by offering training and education to better protect employees from workplace injury and provide peace of mind when an incident does occur.


Service: The backbone of our organization is the ability to connect with our membership and understand why we were created to serve.
Safety: Our members have access to resources necessary to promote a culture that enhances a safe working environment, thus helping them lower losses.
Integrity: As a local government pool formed under Chapter 791 of the Texas Government Code, we rise to the ethical standards and act as good stewards of public funds and assets.
Expertise: As one of the oldest risk pools in the State of Texas we have the knowledge and experience to do things the right way.
Collaboration: Our team and service providers work efficiently together with a common goal in mind: serving our members and their employees.

Click here to view our safety programs and supplies flyers!