Carolina Beach, NC asked in Workers' Compensation and Employment Discrimination for North Carolina

Q: My former boss is trying to make me pay for being taken back to my car when I quit

My former employer is telling me I have to pay for the gas, time and usage of a company truck to take me to my car because I quit on a job site

1 Lawyer Answer
Ina Shtukar
Ina Shtukar
  • Workers' Compensation Lawyer
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: This is not a workers' comp question, but employment law instead. The answer will depend on the arrangement you had with your employer in regard to the use of the company vehicle. Were you given a company vehicle to drive? Did you also get a gas card? Were you allowed to take the vehicle to your residence? Please provide additional information.

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