Workers' Compensation

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Arkansas: Housekeeper’s Slip and Fall Found Compensable
Posted on 3 Oct 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

A hotel housekeeper, who sustained injuries when she slipped on water on a stairway as she carried food she had found in one of the hotel rooms to a refrigerator in the laundry room, may recover workers’ compensation benefits, held an Arkansas court... Read More

United States: Videotape of Plaintiff’s Interaction With Guest Dooms Retaliatory Discharge Claim
Posted on 18 Mar 2016 by Larson's Spotlight

A former employee’s claim that her former employer improperly discharged her in retaliation for filing a workers’ compensation claim was appropriately disposed of at the summary judgment level where the employee could not show that her employer’s... Read More

Federal: Resort Is Statutory Employer of Staffing Company’s Parking Attendants
Posted on 15 May 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

A parking attendant, who worked for a staffing company that contracted with a resort hotel to supply workers for valet parking is barred by the exclusive remedy doctrine from suing the resort in tort for injuries he sustained when he slipped on water... Read More