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White Plains Workers’ Comp AttorneylBaseball and Workers’ Compensation

Baseball is the great American pastime and certainly all we're talking about in New York these days.  Its players are often idolized by their legions of fans. But even the highest paid players are still made of flesh and bones. Professional baseball players are entitled to worker's compensation benefits in the event of an injury which may disable them temporarily or permanently.  And, workers compensation laws also apply to baseball teams which are not part of the major leagues but which are professional clubs.  Now, let's think about the baseball fan sitting in the stands who gets hit unexpectedly by a foul ball?  Is he/she entitled to any compensation from the club?  Not necessarily!  WorkCompResearch went through their files and is sharing some interesting baseball cases.  Read full article