Workers' Compensation

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IA: Court Denies Workers’ Comp Claim for Bowling Party Injury
Posted on 7 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Citing Larson’s Workers’ Compensation Law (LexisNexis), the Iowa Court of Appeals denied the workers’ compensation claim of a man who said he sustained an injury at a company bowling party. Read it at Radio Iowa . Read More

Halloween and the Workplace: 'Things That Go Bump in the Night'
Posted on 27 Oct 2010 by Thomas A. Robinson

From goulies and ghosties And long-leggedy beasties And things that go bump in the night Good Lord, deliver us! From the Cornish or West Country Litany, 1926 Throughout the calendar year, employees within the workplace must attend to their... Read More

Cal. Comp. Cases September Advanced Postings (9/22/2010)
Posted on 23 Sep 2010 by California Compensation Cases Staff

Here's the fourth batch of advanced postings for the September 2010 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases below read the full headnotes and summaries. Bank of America, ACE Insurance Company, administered by Gallagher... Read More

Iowa: Employee Bowling League Injury Not Work-Related
Posted on 8 Oct 2010 by H. Edwin Detlie

Extensively citing Larson’s definitive work on Workers’ Compensation, the Iowa Court of Appeals found that an employee who is injured in a company bowling event is not entitled to workers’ compensation benefits, reversing the finding... Read More