Workers Compensation Law


Chicago Daily Law Bulletin – Injured outside court, woman wins appeal.

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Case expands injuries off employer’s property.
Note that it has some specific requirements for off premises injuries.

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Pennsylvania: 5-Minute Deviation Defeated Workers’ Comp Claim | the workcomp writer.

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This case gives you some insight into the way Judges think.
They will allow some latitude for injuries during the course of a short break, but if you stray too far from the job then you will not win your claim.

Babys death linked to alleged massive workers comp scheme | 89.3 KPCC.

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Very unusual and tragic story.
Sounds like a very unusual scheme was going on.

Man facing DUI charge after hitting squad car | News-Gazette.com.

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If an officer is hurt in an accident like this, then he is entitled to Workers’ Compensation in Illinois.

Video shows robbers holding 4 at gunpoint at Citgo station – chicagotribune.com.

Yes, this can be considered a work comp case if someone is injured in the course of the robbery. PTSD is also a possible result from an employee suffers trauma from robbery at gun point.

WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – OSHA Issues Hazard Bulletin To Safeguard Tree Care Workers.

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Important safety points for a very dangerous job.
Better to take your time and assess the situation, then to face serious and permanent injury.

Champaign woman among those hiring attorney in circus accident | News-Gazette.com.

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Several types of cases are possible. Including Workers’ Compensation, and a third party negligence case against makers of the clip that snapped.

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