A workplace injury is an injury or illness that occurs in relation to an employee’s job. Most states narrow the definition of a workplace injury to one that “arises out of and in the course of employment” to prevent employees from pursuing compensation for injuries not directly caused by the job.
“Nearly 3.0 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported by private industry employers in 2012.” Bureau of Labor Statistics
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