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Remote Workers and Workers' Compensation

In general, an employee injury or illness is compensable under workers' compensation if it arises out of and in the course of employment, regardless of the location the injury occurs.

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Are telecommuters covered under workers' compensation?

Ask HR: Can Injured Remote Workers Seek Workers' Compensation?
SHRM | Sep 2022

Manage Workers' Compensation Claims from Telecommuters
SHRM | Oct 2020

Law and Insurance Firm Articles

The Remote (Worker) is Broken! Workers' Compensation and State-at-Home Employees
Bradley | Sep 2022

Workers' Comp for Remote Employees: Here's What You Need to Know
Woodruff | Aug 2022

Workers Compensation Claims and Remote Workers: What Employers Should Know
Lewis Brisbois | Mar 2022

How does workers' comp work for remote employees?
Insureon | Jul 2022

Remote Workplace Safety Checklists

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