Public and employer's liability
covers potential risks to employees and the public visiting your practice.
The High Court originally ruled that the employer's liability
policies that should respond to claims are those that were in force at the time of exposure to the harmful cancer causing materials and not those that were in place when the disease actually manifests, often some 30 to 40 years later.
If that is the case, the workers' compensation and employer's liability
insurance policy of the employer is not going to apply to a claim by the child since that policy responds to consequential injury claims.
However, the elimination of this duty to withhold will substantially reduce the employer's liability
Mr Williams said: ``There are several hundred firms which we can identify that have either gone out of business, can't afford insurance or, I'm sorry to say, may be trading without employer's liability
insurance as we speak.
In a post-Meritor policy statement, the EEOC distinguished between the two types of sexual harassment in determining an employer's liability
and examined the Meritor Court's handling of this subject.
The answer to these questions may fall under an obscure 82-year-old statute called the Federal Employer's Liability
Assess the effect of the government's assumption of early retiree costs--especially on your client's or employer's liability
under Financial Accounting Standards Board Statement no.
2 The analysis of "two-part liability" argues that, in addition to an employer's liability
to the worker for optimal compensation, liability to the state (or payment of a fine) will be necessary to create optimal prevention incentives to employers (see Spence, 1977, and Danzon, 1987, for details.
The law was expanded in 1986 to allow for virtually any commercial liability coverage except worker's compensation and employer's liability
to be written by a Risk Retention Group.
Is there a minimum amount of employer's liability
insurance that must be taken out?