Workers' Compensation

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Missouri: Sleepy Worker Collects Disability for Breaking Her Ankle
Posted on 22 May 2015 by Martin Klug

The Commission in a 2-1 opinion affirmed an award of disability of more than $82,000 for a worker who fell because of a sleep disorder caused by working long shifts. Riggins v My Camp , 2015 MO WCLR Lexis 47 (May 14, 2015) An injured worker must show... Read More

New Hampshire: Truck Driver Injured When He Fell Asleep Should Recovery Comp Benefits
Posted on 27 Mar 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Quoting Larson’s Workers’ Compensation Law , § 3.03 and relying upon its earlier decision in Appeal of Margeson , 162 N.H. 273, 27 A.3d 663 (2011), the Supreme Court of New Hampshire reversed the state’s Compensation Appeals Board... Read More