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Employee Hurt During Sex Won't Get Workers' Comp

Employee Hurt During Sex Won't Get Workers' Comp
Posted October 31st, 2013 @ 12:59pm by John Johnson, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– In the just-so-you-know department: Getting injured while having sex on a business trip does not qualify you for workers' comp benefits. Or at least that's how things roll in Australia, where a crazy case managed to reach the nation's highest court, reports Bloomberg. It started in 2007, when a 30-something woman got hit in the face by a falling light fixture during a moment of passion with her lover in a motel room. Because her employer had booked the room, she filed for benefits and set off the legal fight.

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