2010 Georgia Code
O.C.G.A. 34-9-289 (2010)
TITLE 34 - LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
CHAPTER 9 - WORKERS' COMPENSATION
ARTICLE 8 - COMPENSATION FOR OCCUPATIONAL DISEASE
PART 1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS
§ 34-9-289 - Exclusive liability of employer for employee's death or disability from occupational disease
34-9-289. Exclusive liability of employer for employee's death or disability from occupational disease
Whenever an employer and employee are subject to this chapter, the liability of the employer under this article for the disablement or death of the employee from an occupational disease in any way incurred by such employee in the course of or because of his employment shall be exclusive and in place of any and all other civil liability whatsoever at common law or otherwise to such employee or to his personal representative, next of kin, spouse, parents, guardian, or any others.
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