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Law Number

21 V.S.A. 619

Summary Title

Workers’ Compensation: Out-of-State Injury


An individual who is employed in Vermont and suffers injury from an accident while performing the individual’s job functions out-of-state will be entitled to receive Vermont workers’ compensation.

Full Title

Injuries outside of state

Full Text

If a worker who has been hired in this state receives personal injury by accident arising out of and in the course of such employment, he or she shall be entitled to compensation according to the law of this state even though such injury was received outside of this state.