If a law enforcement officer sustains an alleged work-related injury while "on-duty" for the law enforcement agency, the compensability is analyzed in the same manner as any alleged work-related injury. ... Continue Reading
What happens when an employee is injured while on a break? Injuries that occur during "regularly scheduled breaks" are generally not ... Continue Reading
The general rule is that an injury that occurs when an employee is traveling to or from work is not compensable because the injury does not arise out ... Continue Reading
The question of whether a volunteer is covered under an employer's workers' compensation policy seems like an easy question. Most would think that a volunteer is not an employee and therefore is not covered ... Continue Reading
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