Complaint Process - Environmental Lead Program


Rules Violations

For questions, concerns, or complaints regarding a suspected violation of the Texas Environmental Lead Reduction Rules, please contact:

Peter M. Tadin, Coordinator
Lead and HazCom Programs
Environmental Hazards Unit
Policy Standards, & Quality Assurance Section 
Email : Peter.Tadin@dshs.texas.gov
Phone: (512) 231-5792


Inspections

For questions, concerns, or complaints regarding inspections of lead-related work activities, please contact:

Ken Ofunrein, M.S., R.S., Manager
Environmental Unit, Surveillance Section
Consumer Protection Division
Email: Ken.Ofunrein@dshs.texas.gov 
Phone: (512) 834-4502


Certifications and Lead Training Program Provider Accreditation

For questions, concerns, or complaints regarding the processing of a lead-related certification application or a Lead Training Program Provider accreditation application, or Lead Exam issues, please contact:

Janet Leubner, Manager
Environmental and Sanitation Unit
Radiation and Operations Records Unit
Business Filing and Verification Section
Email: Janet.Leubner@dshs.texas.gov
Phone: (512) 231-5629


Compliance Actions

For questions, concerns, or complaints regarding the handling of an enforcement case, please contact:

Joe Contreras, Program Specialist
Compliance Section
Consumer Protection Division
Email: Joe.Contreras@dshs.texas.gov
Phone: (512) 231-5742


Lead Abatement Notifications

For questions, concerns, or complaints regarding the processing of lead abatement notifications, please contact:


Environmental Health Notifications Group
Surveillance Section - Environmental Unit
Email: lead.notifications@dshs.texas,gov
Toll free: (888) 778-9440; ext. 6747
Phone: (512) 834-6747
Fax: (512) 834-4524

Last updated December 7, 2018