Workers' Compensation

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Federal: Employee’s Death in Taxi Accident While He Shopped for Groceries Found Compensable Under Defense Base Act
Posted on 17 Jul 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

The 1st Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed an award of death benefits under the Defense Base Act (DBA) to the widow of an employee who died in an auto accident in Tbilisi, Georgia, while traveling by taxi to shop for groceries. The employee worked for... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (11/17/2011) – Mum’s the Word For Double-Dipping Florist Who Created Floral Arrangements While On Disability
Posted on 18 Nov 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Five Recent Workers’ Comp Cases You Should Know About (7/15/2011) – Truck Driver’s Tort Action For Fall From Employer’s Helicopter While Deer Netting In Mexico Survives Summary Judgment
Posted on 15 Jul 2011 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Tort Action, Lost Wages, Rehire, Employment Status, and Rehabilitation Benefits. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More