Workers' Compensation - The Going and Coming Rule

Rana v. Workers' Compensation Appeal Board (Asha Corp.),1401 C.D. 2016 (Pa. Cmwlth., Sept. 29, 2017)

Holding" Section 301(c) of the Workers' Compensation Act, 77 P.S. S 411(1)e permits compensation to claimants who are injured when "actually engaged in the furtherance of the business or affairs of the employer." An Employee is considered to be on a "special assignment" for employer when traveling to a location for employer, especially when it is a location that he had never visited in the past.