Workers' Compensation

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Texas: Traveling Employee’s Fatal Car Accident Was Not Within Course and Scope of Employment
Posted on 13 Nov 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

An employee who traveled from his home base in North Carolina to Dallas, Texas on a business trip did not sustain injuries arising out of and in the course of his employment when he was involved in an automobile accident as he made his way to meet his... Read More

Maryland: Employee’s Injuries Sustained While Dancing in Night Club Were Compensable
Posted on 2 May 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

A Maryland appellate court, reversing a decision of the state’s Workers’ Compensation Commission that in turn had been affirmed by a state trial court, held compensable a claim filed by a traveling employee who sustained injuries when he slipped... Read More

North Carolina: Injuries Sustained Returning From Holiday Party Were Not Compensable
Posted on 1 Aug 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

Affirming a decision by the state's Industrial Commission, the Court of Appeals of North Carolina has denied benefits to two technical support analysts in the State Highway Patrol who sustained severe injuries in an automobile accident as they returned... Read More