Tenn. high court sides with Nissan employee in workers' comp suit

08/15/2011 | Business Insurance (tiered subscription model)

Tennessee's Supreme Court has overturned a Special Workers' Compensation Appeals Panel ruling and upheld a trial court's earlier decision that an injured Nissan factory worker is entitled to additional workers' compensation benefits. The high court found that the employer failed to give the worker a return-to-work opportunity that was "meaningful" after she had carpal-tunnel surgery.

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