Manufacturer's Not Knowing About 'Probable' Injury Defeats Tort Claim
Des Moines, IA (WorkersCompensation.com) – When an oven operator’s arms became trapped under a sizing roller on a production line at a snack food manufacturer’s facility, the question of whether an earlier safety inspection alerted the manufacturer to the danger meant the difference in the case.
According to the court in Tisor v. Hollerauer, No. 19-0673 (Iowa Ct. App. 10/07/20), the worker’s estate was limited to workers’ compensation benefits and couldn’t ...
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