Article T - Worker's Compensation

Employees of the Athens Regional Library System are covered by Worker’s Compensation medical coverage when performing normal functions of their jobs. Any employee who is injured on the job whose injury results from reckless behavior, being under the influence of alcohol or illegal controlled substances, or deviation from the normal work assignments, may jeopardize their coverage under Worker’s Compensation and may receive no benefit. Any employee who does not report an injury, in the proper manner, while on the job, may jeopardize their coverage under Worker’s Compensation, may receive no benefit, and will be subject to disciplinary action as outlined in the Personnel Policy. (ARTICLE J )