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Texas: Company-Supplied Vehicle Insufficient to Bring Worker’s Fatal Accident Within Employment
Posted on 16 Sep 2019 by Thomas A. Robinson

The fact that an employer provides an employee with a company-owned vehicle is not sufficient, absent additional factors, to bring the employee's travel within the course and scope of the employment, held a Texas appellate court. That the deceased... Read More

Texas: Remote Worker’s Injury Traveling From Motel to Work Site Not Barred by Going and Coming Rule
Posted on 19 Jun 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

A divided Supreme Court of Texas affirmed a determination that an employee was acting in the course and scope of his employment when he died in an automobile accident while traveling to a job site located some 40 miles from a motel where he as staying... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Gratuitous Furnishing of Company Truck
Posted on 28 Sep 2012 by Thomas A. Robinson

Larson's Spotlight on Company Truck and Employee Travel, Wrongful Death, Minimal Income, and Retaliatory Discharge. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Gratuitous Furnishing of Company Truck
Posted on 28 Sep 2012 by Thomas A. Robinson

Larson's Spotlight on Company Truck and Employee Travel, Wrongful Death, Minimal Income, and Retaliatory Discharge. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's... Read More