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Death action blocked by comp bar (access required)

A wrongful death action alleging negligent care at a company dispensary is barred by the Workers’ Compensation Act, a Roanoke County circuit judge has ruled. The decision could limit or even eliminate recovery for the family of a man who suffered a fatal heart attack at his workplace. Judge Charles N. Dorsey concluded the case falls under ...