SPECIAL EDITION | Coronavirus & Comp Updates
- The effects of the coronavirus pandemic have caused many changes in how we work in Virginia. Office workers and teachers are some of the many types of employees who have transitioned to working remotely because of Governor Northam’s Executive Orders closing schools and encouraging telework. With a large part of the workforce working remotely and/or from home, there are several issues for employers and carriers to consider.
Workers’ Compensation Concerns
Arising Out Of
Added risks in the employee’s home workspace are likely to be “conditions of the work place” meeting the arising out of element of a workers’ compensation claim.
Three Case Examples: