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The Nevada Supreme Court Addresses the Traveling Employee Rule in Recent Decision.By Jason Weinstock on December 20, 2019 Posted in Appeals,Benefits,Information Center
The Nevada Supreme Court has not previously clarified how to treat an employee who travels for work and is injured while away. The question in Buma v. Providence Corp. Development is whether employees that travel for work are covered by workers’ compensation insurance and to what degree. The analysis starts with NRS 616C.150(1) that states … Continue reading The Nevada Supreme Court Addresses the Traveling Employee Rule in Recent Decision.
Reopening Rights Expanded by Nevada Supreme CourtBy Jason Weinstock on June 17, 2013 Posted in Reopening rights
The Nevada Supreme Court published a decision that is favorable for injured workers this month in Williams v. United Parcel Services, 129 Nev. Adv.Op. 41 (6/6/13). Two years after his back injury claim was closed, Williams, a UPS employee, asked to reopen his claim for more medical care. His reopening request was denied because he … Continue reading Reopening Rights Expanded by Nevada Supreme Court