Workers Comp Awarded to Casino Dealer for Traffic Accident

Casino Dealer Wins Workers Comp Award Because Traffic Accident Occurred on Work Premises An appellate court ruled that Harrah’s Atlantic City, a casino in New Jersey, is liable for a workers comp reward to one of its employees who was in a traffic accident on the casino’s premises. In September 2012, Carla Burdette was leaving Harrah’s, where she worked as a dealer, around 10 PM. As she left the casino’s parking garage, turning onto a three-lane street, her vehicle was struck. Harrah’s contended that it had no liability for the accident … [Read more...]