Wednesday, October 08, 2008

UC - willful misconduct - lateness

Turner v. UCBR - Cmwlth. Court - October 8, 2008 - unreported memorandum decision

Claimant was guilty of willful misconduct when she stopped on her way to work to get shoes (because her feet hurt), without telling the employer that she was doing so and would be late. Claimant had a history of lateness and had been given a final warning.

child abuse - "imminent risk" - OCYF Bulletin

Montgomery Co. CYS v. DPW - Cmwlth. Court - Octobwer 8, 2008 - unreported memorandum opinion

No risk of imminent serious injury by momentary inattention of daycare worker, especially considering the definition of "imminent risk" in proposed regs.