Hearing Loss – Work Comp Claim
The years of sirens, gunfire and radios did take a toll on the hearing of many of our members and you may have a claim and be able to get the city help pay for hearing aids.
The contact person at City of Austin for the workman's comp claims for the hearing loss is:
Lynn Kindred, 512 974-3284
Nancy Spaniola of JI Compnaies (800-580-5477) indicated that retirees may go ahead and get their hearing exams to save time. Nancy's company is contracted by the city to handle work comp claims by city employees.
If you think you have a claim after being tested:
If you have NOT filed a claim with APD you should contact APD DWCR through the City of Austin to report the claim.
Christina Garza 974-5016
Sgt. David Ortiz-call APD
If a claim HAS been reported in the past, please just contact the JI Companies so they can open the file and get medical care coordinated.
10535 Boyer Boulevard, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78758
512-427-2465 - direct 512-346-9321 - Fax