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Employer Liability for 'Take-Home' COVID-19 Infections
Employer Liability for ‘Take-Home’ COVID-19 Infections

An office building appears empty in Canary Wharf, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease, London, Britain, May 27, 2020. REUTERS/Dylan MartinezRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register March 18, 2022 - In all workers' compensation claims, the fundamental relationship is that between the employer and the employee. In that regard, workers' compensation has always been viewed as a compromise between the employer and the employee: The employee is limited to finite benefits but is alleviated from having to prove fault on the part of the employer. The workers' compensation claim is the employee's exclusive remedy. This is the case regardless of the injury, be it orthopedic or occupational. However, the novel injury of COVID-19 infection may affect a work

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