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Five Recent Workers’ Comp Cases You Should Know About (6/10/2011) – Worker's Injuries Walking to Smoking Area Not Compensable

Larson's Spotlight on Knee Injury During Smoking Break, Homebased Worker Slip and Fall, Death Benefits for Fatal Heart Attack, Loss of Use of Foot, and Domestic Employee. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's...

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Injured Worker Rebuts Intoxication Presumption

Larson's Spotlight on Intoxication Presumption, Heart Attack, Arising Out of Employment, and Death Benefits. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers' Compensation Law , has compiled the list below...

Maine: Widow Awarded Death Benefits for Husband’s Death on Home Treadmill

Maine’s Supreme Judicial Court has affirmed an award of workers’ compensation death benefits to the widow of a national charity’s financial advisor who died of a heart attack while exercising on a treadmill at his home. Utilizing the presumption found in 39-A M.R.S. § 327, which...