Remuneration, control show that driver’s friend was worker

 Tuesday, February 15, 2011

 Risk and Insurance

In Oregon, a worker is defined as a person who "engages to furnish services for a remuneration, subject to the direction and control of an employer." The owner of a commercial trucking business was asked by a friend if he could go along on an interstate trucking job because he was interested in a career in trucking. The owner agreed and paid the friend to reinstate his driver’s license before the trip. During the trip...
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