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Commission Denies Accident From Stray Golf Ball

A former deputy sheriff who was struck in the head with a golf ball could not recover benefits, because his accident arose from a recreational activity and claimant’s participation did not produce a mutual benefit for the employer, according to a 2-1 Commission decision. Beine v County of St. Charles...

Missouri: No Disability for Hunting Trip Accident

Claimant sustained catastrophic injuries from a single car pre-dawn accident in 2008 on a gravel country road when his car went off the road. The parties stipulated that the 30-year old claimant was unemployable but disputed whether his accident arose from his employment when he was found early on a...