Skip to main content

Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Please enter a legal issue and/or a location
Begin typing to search, use arrow keys to navigate, use enter to select

Find a Lawyer

More Options

New York Times Article Highlights Ohio Supreme Court Workers' Compensation Case

By Admin on December 29, 2006 11:45 AM

Today edition of The New York Times contains an article that discusses the debate surrounding an Ohio Supreme Court ruling (PDF) that upheld a decision from the state Industrial Commission which denied workers' compensation benefits to an employee of a KFC franchisee who was injured while cleaning a pressure cooker.  The employer claimed that the employee voluntarily abandoned his employment for a number of reasons, including disregarding safety instructions and instructions from co-workers.

Copied to clipboard