Workers' Compensation

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Connecticut: Apportionment Not Allowed For Employee’s Pre-existing Diabetic Neuropathy
Posted on 13 Feb 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

The Supreme Court of Connecticut reiterated the general rule that an employer is ordinarily responsible for all the consequences of a compensable injury. Where an employee suffered from diabetic neuropathy that caused impairment to his arms and hands... Read More

Connecticut: “Payloader” Is Not Motor Vehicle for Purposes of Special Rule Allowing Tort Action Against Fellow Employee
Posted on 17 Apr 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 31–293a creates several exceptions to the otherwise applicable rule that a workers’ compensation claim for benefits is the exclusive remedy that an employee may pursue against a fellow employee. One such exception allows... Read More