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ACTUAL-RISK TEST

actual-risk    test.The    doctrine    that,    for    an    injured    employee    to    be    entitled    to

workers’-compensation benefits, the employee must prove that the injury arose from, and occurred

in  the  course  and  scope  of,  employment.  [Cases:  Workers’  Compensation    604–618.  C.J.S.

Workmen’s Compensation §§ 365–373, 376–387.] [Blacks Law 8th]