Intercontinental Hotels Grp. v. Utah Labor Comm’n, 2019 UT 55 (Sept. 4 2019)
Sep 4, 2019
For workers’ compensation purposes, “a slip-and-fall accident arises out of employment where the employee slips and falls in a place, and at a time, in which the employee would not otherwise have been but for the employee’s employment obligations.” Id. ¶ 18. The claimant was entitled to benefits, where she tripped and fell for an unexplained reason in the parking lot adjacent to her office while on the way to work.