Workers' Compensation

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Virginia: Injury That Occurred Two Weeks After Notice of Retirement Qualifies Employee for Temporary Total Disability Benefits
Posted on 6 Nov 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Where a long-time employee notified his employer that he would be retiring in one month and, two weeks prior to retirement, he tripped and fell in a work-related accident, received medical treatment in a worksite clinic and was placed on restricted duty... Read More

Nebraska: High Court Holds Incarceration Does Not Disqualify Injured Worker From Disability Benefits
Posted on 12 Dec 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

In a case of first impression, the Supreme Court of Nebraska held that absent a specific statute requiring a contrary ruling, where a workers’ compensation claimant has proved a loss of earning capacity, his or her incarceration after sustaining... Read More