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Iowa Supreme Court Rules Injured Worker Has Burden of Proof That “Wiggling His Butt” Was Not Disqualifying Horseplay

Vegors worked as a machine inspector for the water district, a company that installed rural water lines. He was injured at work when a pickup truck being driven by Byrd, a co-employee, struck him. The evidence indicated that at the time of injury Vegors had his hands full and gestured a greeting by "wiggling...

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Workers’ Comp Cases: Oklahoma Key Workers’ Comp Reforms Ruled Unconstitutional

Larson's Spotlight on Medical Examiners, Independent Contractor, Substantial Deviation, Methadone and Death Benefits. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers' Compensation Law, has compiled the...

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Truck Drivers Deemed Employees In Spite of Contractor Agreement

Larson's Spotlight on Independent Contractors, Altercation, Substantial Deviation, and Abandonment of Employment. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers' Compensation Law , has compiled the list...