Tag: Industrial Insurance

Wash. Ct. of Appeals Clarifies Employees’ Rights of Recovery under the Industrial Insurance Act

Authored by Karin Jones of Stoel Rives LLP and Hunter Ferguson In Orris v. Lingley (pdf), the Court of Appeals held that an injured employee who accepted industrial insurance benefits without question is deemed to have acted within the course of employment and thus may pursue only those remedies by provided the Industrial Insurance Act (“Act”).  … Continue Reading