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Traffic accident injuries did not arise from employment (access required)

Where the evidence showed that an employee driving to a work assignment faced no greater risk than others on the highway, the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission properly concluded that his injuries and eventual death resulting from a head-on crash did not arise from his employment. Background Via Satellite employed Jacob Hazelwood. He was driving in a company ...