The Board denies the claimant’s DACD petition by accepting the medical opinion of the employer’s expert in concluding that the claimant’s latest cervical spine surgery was not compensable.

This case presented an interesting medical causation issue on a spinal surgery involving the adjacent segment disease What’s Hot in Workers’ Comp is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin to provide information on recent legal developments of intere

Claimant injured in car accident while on a morning “lunch break.” Judge denies compensability as the lunch break was purely personal in nature and of no benefit to the employer. Judge also held that neither the special hazard nor dual purpose exceptions

This case involves an employee who took  her lunch break in the morning so that she could take her son to school. What’s Hot in Workers’ Comp is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin to provide information on recent legal developments of intere

The Appellate Division affirms the dismissal of a third-party complaint filed by a general contractor seeking indemnification from its subcontractor for a tort action filed by the subcontractor’s injured employee.

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