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Kentucky: Bus Driver’s Aggressive Interaction With Passenger Defeats Claim for Benefits Arising out of “Assault”
Posted on 22 Mar 2019 by Thomas A. Robinson

In a decision that conforms with the majority rule among American jurisdictions, the Supreme Court of Kentucky affirmed a lower court finding that a municipal bus driver was appropriately denied workers’ compensation benefits in connection with... Read More

Virginia: Worker Was Not Aggressor When She Called Co-Worker a “Jerk”
Posted on 17 Apr 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Credible evidence supported the Commission’s findings that a worker, who injured her lower back during a physical altercation with a coworker, was not the aggressor and, therefore, under the circumstances entitled to workers’ compensation... Read More

Customer, Not Applicant, Deemed Initial Physical Aggressor Despite Lack of Physical Contact: Cal. Comp. Cases September Advanced Postings (9/11/2014)
Posted on 11 Sep 2014 by California Compensation Cases Staff

Here are the second and third batches of advanced postings for September 2014 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. and Lexis Advance subscribers can link to the case to read the complete headnotes and summaries. © Copyright 2014 LexisNexis... Read More