July 24, 2012

Workers' Compensation Granted to Client in Plane Crash Case

Alan W. Mortensen recently won workers?۪ compensation for a client involved in a plane accident in Guatemala. An administrative law judge at the Utah Labor Commission ordered the employer and insurance company to pay ???all medical expenses reasonably related?۝ to the accident, ???and the medical and surgical fee schedule of the Utah Labor Commission, and any travel allowances,?۝ plus ???eight percent (8%) per annum?۝ according to Utah Codes, finding that the injury happened during and in the course and scope of employment.