What Do You Think: Was Worker's Retaliation Claim Preempted by Federal Law?
Portland, ME (WorkersCompensation.com) – If a worker reports that he lost his job because he reported safety violations, is it a state or federal issue?
Maine’s top court recently had to consider that question when a worker’s lawsuit under state law triggered application of federal labor law.
A worker at a paper mill complained to his supervisor about poor ventilation in his work area and his exposure to toxic chemicals and industrial dust.
Several months later, the worker ...
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