Title 31A Chapter 22 Section 1008

Insurance Code
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Section 1008
Employer's breach of safety rules.


31A-22-1008.   Employer's breach of safety rules.

            No condition in a workers' compensation policy requiring the insured employer to comply with certain safety rules may excuse the workers' compensation insurer from paying the required benefits to an employee injured as a result of the employer's breach of a safety rule that is a condition to the workers' compensation policy. However, the insurer may bring a claim against the insured employer for breach of the policy condition.

Enacted by Chapter 242, 1985 General Session