Marshfield, MA asked in Workers' Compensation for Massachusetts

Q: Am I covered for Workman's Comp if I was injured walking from work to a work-affiliated parking garage?

My parking fees are taken out of my check weekly.

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Michael O. Smith
Michael O. Smith
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer
  • Boston, MA
  • Licensed in Massachusetts

A: In Massachusetts, there is a "going and coming" rule where normally, you are not covered under WC if you injured yourself going into work or after leaving work. That being said, your case could fall into an exception to the rule where you were planning to go to a company affiliated parking lot.

I strongly suggest you speak with an experienced workers compensation attorney in your area to review the details of your potential claim

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