Illegal Workers, Work Injuries, And Employer Risk Of Suit
Woodstock, VT (CompNewsNetwork) - There is a more conservative climate among state legislatures, a climate conducive to barring undocumented workers from workers compensation benefits. Can these undocumented workers, when legally barred from these benefits sue their employers in civil court because exclusive remedy no longer applies? And do other business insurance policies cover this exposure? The short answers to these questions are that, yes, these workers can have their tort suits ...
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